Department of Modern Languages

The University of Mississippi

French at the University of Mississippi

Faculty  |  Courses |  Degree Requirements for the Major, Minor, and M.A.

The University of Mississippi offers an undergraduate major and minor in French as well as an M.A. in Modern Language with a specialization in French. The Department of Modern Languages has a faculty with expertise in the major fields of French language, literature and culture. Abundant opportunities exist for students to work closely with French faculty.

Honor Society
The Department maintains an active chapter of Pi Delta Phi, the national French Honor Society. Membership is based upon the following three criteria: completion of two courses beyond French 211; overall GPA of 3.0; and GPA of 3.5 in French courses.

Financial Assistance
Financial assistance is available in the form of scholarships and assistantships. For more information, please consult the Office of Financial Aid.

Contact Information
For questions about French at the 100 and 200 levels, please contact the Director of Basic Language for French, Lorena Fonseca.

Undergraduate Advisors
Anne Quinney
Professor of French
Office: Bondurant Hall C-113
(662) 915-6695
aquinney@olemiss.edu

Sara Wellman
Assistant Professor of French
Office: Bondurant Hall E-203
(662) 915-7712
slwellma@olemiss.edu

Director of Basic Language
Lorena Fonseca
Instructional Assistant Professor of French
Office: Bondurant Hall E-212
(662) 915-1980
lfonseca@olemiss.edu