Syracuse University

MFA Program

Program Established: 
1992
Location: 
Syracuse, NY
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
3 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
12
Application Deadline: 
December 15, 2017
Application Fee: 
$75
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Sarah Harwell
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Michael Burkard, Brooks Haxton, Mary Karr, Christopher Kennedy, Bruce Smith
Fiction: Jonathan Dee, Arthur Flowers, George Saunders, Dana Spiotta

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers full funding, which includes a full tuition waiver and stipend or a teaching assistantship. Fellowships and scholarships are also offered.

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