Important Dates for MFA Students

Fall 2022 (Dates subject to change)

September 1

Deadline for December 2022 Graduates to submit or reactive Graduation Application form to GAPE.

September 1

Deadline to file or reactivate graduation application and graduation date change petition forms.

September 12

Deadline to sign up for Fall 2022 MFA Exam.

September 12

Deadline for December 2022 graduates to submit MFA or MA Thesis completed draft to Thesis Director.

October 3

Deadline for May 2022 graduates to file Departmental Request for Candidacy form.

October 3

Deadline for December 2022 graduates to submit MFA (298D or 299) and MA theses to first reader readers.

October 14

MFA Comprehensive Exam distributed (9 AM). DUE BACK Oct. 17 (5 PM).

October 14

Deadline for submitting 298D or 299 Thesis manuscripts to second and third readers.

October 29

Deadline to submit thesis proposals for Spring 2022 credits to Grad Committee.

November 1

Deadline for May Graduates to submit signed thesis proposals to the Department Graduate Committee.

November 14

Deadline for December 2022 graduates to submit thesis for review by Graduate Studies College or the English Department for Departmental Theses (298D).

December 17

Last day to sign up for the Spring 2021 MFA Comprehensive Exam.

January 11, 2023

Graduate Studies thesis publication and request for publishing embargo deadline. Or deadline for submitting Departmental Thesis for hardcopy publication.

January 27, 2023

Publication deadline for submitting University Theses to ProQuest and Scholar Works. And for submitting Departmental Theses for binding.

February 1, 2023

Deadline for May 2023 graduates to file or reactivate graduation applications with GAPE.


CLA SJSU

Center for Literary Arts Reading Series for Spring 2022 (Dates subject to change)

February 3
 
Danielle Evans Craft Talk // 4-5 pm PST
Danielle Evans // Crowdcast // 7 pm PST
 
 
Zoom @  4:00-5:00 PM PST
Meeting ID: 885 5723 3748
Passcode: 428513
February 20
CLA Book Club: The Office of Historial Collections by Danielle Evans 
 
Zoom @  4:00-5:00 PM PST
Meeting ID: 868 4012 0234
Passcode: 908042
March 6
CLA Book Club: The Collected Schizophrenias by Esmé Weijun Wang
 
Zoom 4:00-5:00 PM PST
Meeting ID: 894 9637 6367
Passcode: 675688
March 10
Esme Weijun Wang // Student Union Theatre // 7 pm PST
   
April 3
CLA Book Club: Detransition Baby by Torrey Peters
 
Zoom at 4:00-5:00 PM PST
Meeting ID: 863 1570 0384
Passcode: 623759
April 8
Torrey Peters // Student Union Theatre // 7 pm PST
   
April 20
Janice Lobo Sapiago & Yosimar Reyes // Nirvana Soul // 7 pm PST
   
May 1
CLA Book Club: The Committed by Viet Thanh Nguyen
 
Zoom at 4:00-5:00 PM PST
Meeting ID: 830 5836 0727
Passcode: 392351
May 3
Viet Thanh Nguyen // Student Union Theatre // 7 pm PST