Contact Us

All traditional mail can be sent to the Department of English using the following address:

Mail #JRC 333
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55105-1096

FAX: (651) 962-5623

The Department of English administrative office is located on the third floor of the John Roach Center for the Liberal Arts, room 333.

Undergraduate Program Contacts

General queries (requests for syllabi from former students, questions about course schedules, etc.) can be sent to Andy Leet (

For questions related to transferring in coursework that would count as either an ENGL 121 or an ENGL 201, 202, 203, or 204 core course, or for coursework taken as a study abroad course, please contact Dr. Heather Bouwman. 

NOTE: If you are a non-native English speaker looking for English as a second language courses, please contact the ELS Languages program at This program offers a variety of English language immersion courses on our St. Paul campus.

Dr. Olga Herrera, English Department Chair
(651) 962-5643

Dr. Heather Bouwman, Study Abroad and Other Transfer Course Approver
(651) 962-5603

Andy Leet, Undergraduate Program Administrative Assistant
(651) 962-5600

Graduate Program Contact

For questions related to the Master of Arts in English program, please contact either or

Soren Hoeger-Lerdal, Graduate Program Coordinator
(651) 962-5628