Fairleigh Dickinson University

Fairleigh Dickinson University

MFA Program

Location: 
Madison, NJ
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Low
Program Size: 
60
Application Deadline: 
October 15, 2014
Application Fee: 
40
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Rene Steinke
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poets: Renee Ashley, David Daniel, Kathleen Graber, and H.L. Hix. Fiction writers: Ellen Atkins, Jeffery Renard Allen, Rebecca Chace, Walter Cummins, David Grand, Thomas E. Kennedy, and Rene Steinke. Nonfiction writer: Minna Proctor. Translator: Susan Bernofsky.

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Three graduate assistantships in conjunction with editorial work at The Literary Review.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

Students attend two 10-day residencies each year. The January residency takes place on the Wroxton, England, campus and the August residency takes place on the Florham-Madison campus.

The deadline for spring applications is October 15. The deadline for fall applications is June 30.