Syracuse University

Syracuse University

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1992
Location: 
Syracuse, NY
Genres Include:
Poetry and Fiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
3 Years
Program Size: 
36
Application Deadline: 
January 1, 2015
Application Fee: 
75
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Sarah Harwell
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poets: Michael Burkard, Brooks Haxton, Mary Karr, Christopher Kennedy, and Bruce Smith. Fiction writers: Arthur Flowers, George Saunders, and Dana Spiotta.

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Teaching Assistantships, Fellowships, Scholarships, Larry Levis Memorial Graduate Student Internship, Graduate Prizes and Honors.

All students are fully funded.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program features the Raymond Carver reading series, the Graduate Writers Reading Series, graduate reading groups, and the English Graduate Organization.

Graduates: 

Adam Levin, Cheryl Strayed