Creative Writing, MFA


How to Apply

Step 1: Apply to the University through CSUMentor.

Step 2: Submit required documents to Graduate Admissions.

Step 3: Complete the program application using Decision Desk. Consult the department website for details concerning required materials.

Please note that the CSUMentor application must be completed PRIOR to the program application. Please plan to complete the CSUMentor application AT LEAST one week before the program deadline.


Fall 2016 Deadlines*

  • Submit CSUMentor Application March 1
  • Submit Documents to Graduate Admissions April 1
  • Complete Program Application February 1

    *All application steps must be completed by February 1 for full consideration for admission. Note that the CSUMentor application must be completed at least one week earlier (January 25) to allow sufficient time to receive your SDSU RedID, which is required to complete the Program Application. Late Program Applications will be considered on a space-available basis to March 1.

Spring Deadlines

  • Not currently accepting applications for Spring semester