Important Dates for MFA Students
Sept. 10: Deadline for 2015 graduates to submit MFA or MA Thesis to Thesis Director.
Sept. 10: Deadline for December 2016 graduates to file or reactivate application for graduation with GAPE.
Sept. 23: MFA Comprehensive Exam distributed (9 a.m.).
Sept. 26: MFA Comprehensive Exam due (5 p.m.).
Sept. 30: Deadline for December graduates to submit MFA and MA theses to second and third readers.
Oct. 1: Deadline for May 2016 graduates to file Departmental Request for Candidacy form.
Oct. 26: Deadline to submit thesis proposals for Spring 2016 299 credits to Grad Committee.
Nov. 4: Deadline for December 2015 graduates to submit thesis for review by GS&R.
Dec. 15: Deadline to sign up for the Spring 2017 MFA Exam for MFA students planning to graduate in May, August, or December 2017.
Jan. 12, 2017: Thesis publication or request publishing embargo deadline.
Feb. 10, 2017: Deadline for May 2017 graduates to file or reactivate application for graduation with GAPE.
Center for Literary Arts Events
Sept. 22: 7 p.m. – T.T. Monday (pseudonym of novelist Nick Taylor) Reading and Book Signing in MLK 225/229
Oct. 19: 7 p.m. – Celebrate 30 years of the CLA with Luis Valdez, author of Zoot Suit and La Bamba, at the Hammer Theatre
Nov. 15: 7 p.m. – Vendela Vida (Lurie Author-in-Residence) Reading and Book Signing in MLK 225/229
Dec. 7: 7 p.m. - Steinbeck Fellows, Xochitl-Julisa Bermejo and Gary Singh, Reading and Discussion in MLK 590