Southern New Hampshire University

Southern New Hampshire University

MFA Program

Location: 
Whitefield, NH
Genres Include:
Fiction and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Low
Program Size: 
60-65
Application Deadline: 
November 1, 2014
Application Fee: 
40
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Jennifer Boissonneault
Core Faculty Includes: 

Richard Adams Carey, Wiley Cash, Craig Childs, Merle Drown, Ann Garvin, Leslie Jamison, Jo Knowles, Diane Les Becquets, Ben Nugent, Chinelo Okparanta, Lydia Peelle, Mark Sundeen, Katherine Towler, Robin Wasserman, Mitch Wieland

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Scholarships/Awards, Faculty Fellow

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program is affiliated with New Hampshire Writers’ Project. Students may choose to focus on writing for young adults. We also offer a track in environmental writing and environmental narrative journalism.

Students attend two weeklong residencies each year in January and June; both residencies take place at the Mountain View Grand Resort in Whitefield, New Hampshire.

The application deadline for the January residency is November 1; the deadline for the June residency is April 1.

Graduates: 

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