Schedule Change

Due to potential inclement weather, UVa-Wise will close today, March 1 at 11 a.m. https://www.uvawise.edu/inclement-weather-policy/

Department of Language and Literature

The Department of Language and Literature offers majors in English Literature, French, Spanish, and Foreign Studies leading to the Bachelor of Arts degree. Foreign language degree majors are offered with a concentration in French, German or Spanish. The language department offers minors in English, French, German, Hispanic and Hispanic-American Studies, and Spanish.

Why Study Literature and Language at UVa-Wise?

17

Average students per class

Wise, VA

A beautiful, supportive mountain community

Lowest Debt

Students graduate with a lighter burden

Typically 97%

of the graduating class is employed or seeking a graduate or professional degree

Department of Language and Literature Contacts

John Mark Adrian, Ph.D.

John Mark Adrian, Ph.D.

Department Chair
Associate Professor of English
jma6x@uvawise.edu
276.376.4588
Zehmer Hall 129

Rhonda Bentley

Rhonda Bentley

Administrative Assistant
rks3c@uvawise.edu
276.376.4586
Zehmer Hall 135