Campus Life

Campus Life

Immerse yourself in the vibrant academic atmosphere of ASU’s Tempe campus

As a student in the Department of English, your academic home will be Arizona State University’s urban Tempe campus amid broad pedestrian malls, creative architecture and subtropical landscaping. From studying in our distinctive, below-ground Hayden Library to strolling down iconic Palm Walk, there’s an endless supply of things to do, see, explore and discover.

ASU’s Tempe campus is also home to the Sun Devils’ athletics complex, Gammage auditorium, “A” Mountain, Desert Arboretum Park and various points of pride that contribute to our dynamic and engaging learning environment.

Live on campus

There’s no better way to get the full Sun Devil experience than by living in the center of it all. From residential colleges and dorm rooms to upper-division apartment living options, we have on-campus housing arrangements to meet all your needs. Whether you’re living in Manzanita, McClintock, Palo Verde West or in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Academy, you’ll experience a strong sense of community and be more likely to succeed.

Learn more about the CLAS Residential College and university housing options available to you.

Enhance your college experience

The Department of English offers a variety of opportunities to help enhance your college experience. We are affiliated with several student organizations in addition to ASU’s 1,000+ registered student clubs. We also encourage our students to get involved in study abroad programs, internships and outreach opportunities for personal and professional development and networking with fellow students.

Study Abroad  |  Internships  |  Outreach Opportunities

Get involved in campus activities

There are numerous ways to enrich your English or film and media studies degree and undergraduate experience. Take part in an internship program. Become a member of Tau Gamma, the ASU Chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, an international English honor society. Join a research initiative or student club. Whichever you choose, these activities will help you get the most out of your campus experience as well as help you succeed after graduation.