Syracuse University

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MFA Program

Program Established: 
1992
Location: 
Syracuse, NY
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
3 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
12
Application Deadline: 
December 15, 2020
Application Fee: 
$75
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Matthew Grzecki
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Brooks Haxton, Mary Karr, Christopher Kennedy, Bruce Smith

Fiction: Mona Awad, Jonathan Dee, George Saunders, Dana Spiotta

Teaching Faculty: Matthew Grzecki, Sarah Harwell

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers full funding, which includes a full tuition waiver and stipend or a teaching assistantship or fellowship. The current stipend for fellowships and scholarships is $17,500.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program features the Raymond Carver Reading Series and the Graduate Student Reading Series.

Graduates: 

Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, Mildred Barya, Grady Chambers, Alexandra Chang, Rebecca Curtis, Christine Kitano, Adam Levin, Annie Liontas, Ellen Litman, Rahul Mehta, E.C. Osondu, Iain Haley Pollock, Anthony Veasna So, Cheryl Strayed, Daniel Torday.