Deadlines

The summer 2014 residency, which begins our fall semester, will take place from: July 11 – July 20, 2014.

The MFA Program accepts rolling admissions year round; we are currently reviewing applications for students hoping to begin the program in summer, 2014. *General application students accepted prior to May 16, 2014 may be offered a space in the summer 2014 residency/fall semester. Following that date, all acceptances will be for the winter 2015 residency/fall semester.

*Applicants who wish to be considered for the Lee Hope Fellowship for Diverse Voices should submit the general application form (check the box on page four of the application form) by the March 21, 2014 postmark deadline.

Those interested in receiving financial aid are advised to complete the FAFSA form in tandem with their MFA application. Students who hope to receive a PMC need-based grant should submit their application and the FAFSA as early as possible.

(Visit our Fellowships, Scholarships, and Financial Aid page for details about the FAFSA and further information about the Lee Hope Fellowship for Diverse Voices.)

Click here for Application Guidelines and Forms

The winter 2015 residency, which begins our spring semester, will take place from January 2–11, 2015.

The MFA Program accepts rolling admissions year round; the application period for winter, 2015 begins May 17, 2014. *General application students accepted prior to November 14, 2014 (postmark deadline) may be offered a space in the winter 2015 residency/spring semester. Following that date, all acceptances will be for the summer 2015 residency/fall semester.

*Applicants who wish to be considered for genre-based fellowships should submit the general application form (check the box on page four of the application form) by the September 12, 2014 postmark deadline.

Those interested in receiving financial aid are advised to complete the FAFSA form in tandem with their MFA application. Students who hope to receive a PMC need-based grant should submit their application and the FAFSA as early as possible.

(Visit our Fellowships, Scholarships, and Financial Aid page for details about the FAFSA and further information about genre-based fellowships.)

Click here for Application Guidelines and Forms