Important Dates for MFA Students
Spring 2015 Semester
Jan. 29: MFA Program Open House.
Feb. 6: Deadline for December 2015 graduates to file their “Department Request for Candidacy” forms (requires MA or MFA Advisor’s signature).
Feb. 13: Deadline for May 2015 graduates to submit application for award of Master’s Degree to the Graduate Studies Office.
Feb. 20: MFA Comprehensive Exam Distributed (9:00 A.M.)
Feb. 20: Deadline for MFA theses to be submitted to thesis directors.
Feb. 23: MFA Comprehensive Exam Due (5:00 P.M).
Mar. 20: TA and GA applications and thesis proposals for Fall 2015 299 credit due.
April 1: Applications for 2015-2016 TA and GAships due to the Graduate Coordinator. GA & TA interviews are planned for the first two weeks of April.
April 1: Deadline for thesis proposals to be submitted to the graduate committee to sign up for Fall 2015 299 units.
April 1: Report MFA admission status to Fall 2015 MFA applicants.
April 1: Candidiacy form deadline for students planning a Dec. 2015 graduation.
April 4: Deadline for May 2015 graduates to submit signed theses to the Graduate Studies Office.
May 13: Last day for sign-ups for the Fall 2015 MFA Exam
June 1: Deadline for August 2015 graduates to submit approved theses to Graduate Studies.
June 5: Last date for August 2015 graduates to reactivate or file application for graduation.
June 12: Thesis publication deadline for May 2015 graduates.
Sept. 11: Thesis publication deadline for August 2015 graduates.
Center for Literary Arts Events
Feb. 4: Michelle Richmond, Randall Mann CLA reading.
Feb. 22: Bich Minh Nguyen, Porter Shreve CLA reading.
Mar. 18: Kazim Ali reading (CLA and Persian Studies).
April 2: Andrew Lam reading and reception.
April 8: David Perez, CLA reading.
April 22: Susan Choi—Cox Lecturer—CLA reading.
April 23: Susan Choi in Conversation—CLA event.