Adelphi University

MFA Program

Program Established: 
2004
Location: 
Garden City, NY
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
6–12
Application Deadline: 
January 15, 2018
Application Fee: 
$50
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Igor Webb
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Judith Baumel, Jacqueline Jones LaMon
Fiction: Martha Cooley, Katherine Hill, Igor Webb
Nonfiction: Kermit Frazier, Katherine Hill, Igor Webb

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers partial funding. The program offers up to six full tuition waiver fellowships, as well as other teaching assistantships and internships.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program hosts the Conversations reading series and the Soapbox series, which brings writers to campus to discuss writing and contemporary political issues.

The priority application deadline for funding is January 15. Applications received after January 15 will be reviewed on a space-available basis.