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Writing and Rhetoric Major FAQ

How do I declare a Writing and Rhetoric major?

Before declaring the major, you are strongly encouraged to meet with the department chair.

You can declare the Writing and Rhetoric major online via Campus Connect using the "Declarations and Inter-College Transfer" tool. Go to Campus Connect > Academic Records > Change College, Major or Minor.​​

Who is the advisor for the Writing and Rhetoric major?

Antonio Ceraso, the WRD Department Chair, serves as the advisor. His office is located in the Schmitt Academic Center, room 350 (2320 N Kenmore Ave, Chicago, IL 60614). The best way to contact him is by email:​

Who do I contact for more information about the program?

Contact Professor Ceraso via email: or phone: 773-325-4869.
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