Southern New Hampshire University

Southern New Hampshire University

MFA Program

Whitefield, NH
Genres Include:
Fiction and Creative Nonfiction
2 Years
Program Size: 
Application Deadline: 
October 1, 2015
Application Fee: 
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Lisa Janicki
Core Faculty Includes: 

Fiction writers: Jami Attenberg, Wiley Cash, Ann Garvin, Jo Knowles, Diane Les Becquets, Benjamin Nugent, Chinelo Okparanta, Lydia Peelle, Katherine Towler, Robin Wasserman, and Mitch Wieland. Nonfiction writers: Richard Adams Carey, Craig Childs, Amy Irvine McHarg, and Mark Sundeen.

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Scholarships/Awards, Faculty Fellow

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

Students attend two weeklong residencies each year, in January and June, at the Mountain View Grand Resort in Whitefield, New Hampshire. The program hosts panels and the literary magazine Assignment.

Submit application materials by October 1 for the January residency or by March 1, 2016, for the June residency.


Jacquelyn Mitchard, Charlie Stella, Timothy Woodward, Pratima Cranse, Amy Irvine McHarg, Emma LeBlanc, Elizabeth Mueller