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MFA Applications

The MFA admits students to enroll each fall; the application deadline is January 15 of each year for enrollment the following fall quarter.

For further information about application requirements and procedures, contact English Department Program Coordinator Matt Swetnam (

ApplySee the MFA Application Instructions page for instructions.    

BFA Applications

Admissions to the program are limited, and applicants to the BFA in Creative Writing must provide satisfactory evidence of preparedness to undertake the degree work. This includes a minimum 3.25 GPA, a Statement of Purpose, and a Writing Sample. The application deadlines are April 1 (Fall), October 1 (Winter), and January 15 (Spring.)  

ApplySee the BFA Application Instructions page for instructions.