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Creative Writing Major Application Due

  • 609 Kent Hall New York, NY 10027 United States of America (map)

Students who would like to be considered for the Creative Writing
major MUST submit an application to the Creative Writing Department in
609 Kent Hall no later than 5pm on Monday, February 27th.

An application consists of (1) a cover sheet and (2) a writing sample.

(1) The cover sheet, which requires you to declare a proposed
concentration (fiction, nonfiction, orpoetry) is available in the
undergraduate creative writing office in 609 Kent. Fill it out, and
affix it to your writing sample.

(2) The writing sample consists of 15 to 20 pages of double-spaced
prose fiction and 15 to 20 non-fiction, (it can be several pieces that
add up to the page requirement) or 10 poems (also not to exceed 25 pages).

Applications must be delivered to 609 Kent no later than 5 p.m. Monday,
February 27th.
Late applications or applications sent by email will not be considered.

We will notify you during the week of March 6th whether or not your
application has been approved.

Please contact Dorla McIntosh at and/or, Director
Heidi Julavits, at with any questions you might have
about this process.

Earlier Event: February 24
Creative Writing Major Open House
Later Event: March 24
Story Pirates Volunteer Event