Arcadia University

Arcadia University

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
2011
Location: 
Glenside, PA
Genres Include:
Poetry and Fiction
Residency: 
Low
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
15-30
Application Deadline: 
March 1, 2016
Application Fee: 
25
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Joshua Isard
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poets: Genevieve Betts and James Warner. Fiction writers: Paul Elwork, Stephanie Feldman, Joshua Isard, Tracey Levine, and Eric Smith.

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Graduate Assistantships, Financial Aid

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

Students attend three weeklong residencies, in August and January at the Arcadia University campus in Glenside, Pennsylvania; and in July in Edinburgh, Scotland. The program hosts readings and discussions with writers and publishers. Other features include the student-run online literary journal Marathon Literary Review.

Submit application materials by March 1, 2016; general admissions are made on a rolling basis thereafter.

Graduates: 

Elise Brand, Matthew Kabik, Liz Kerr