Adelphi University

Adelphi University

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
2004
Location: 
Garden City, NY
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
36
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee: 
50
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Igor Webb
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poets: Judith Baumel and Jacqueline Jones LaMon. Fiction writer: Martha Cooley. Fiction and nonfiction writers: Catherine Chung and Igor Webb. Nonfiction writer: Kermit Frazier.

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Creative writing fellowships, which include a full tuition waiver, Teaching assistantships, Internships

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 

Village of Crickets

Other Features: 

The program hosts the Conversations reading series and the Soapbox series, which brings writers to campus to discuss writing and contemporary political issues.

The priority deadline for applications is January 15, admissions are made thereafter on a rolling basis.