Important Dates for MFA Students

Fall 2016

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.

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.

 

CLA SJSU

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