University of Mississippi

M.F.A. Application Checklist

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PHASE I

 

_______ TWO hard-copy cover sheets with your name, address, phone number, and EMAIL

 

_______ Ten hard-copy pages of poems (single-spaced) or no more than 30 pages of fiction (double-spaced)

 

_______ Statement of purpose/letter of intent (no more than two single-spaced pages). This hard-copy letter should also include your name and contact information

 

_______ Address your envelope with POETRY OR FICTION indicated ON the envelope

 

Department of English
Bondurant Hall C135
P.O. Box 1848
University, MS 38677

 

*Deadline, January 5.

 

 

IF YOU ARE CONTACTED FOR PHASE II

 

_______UM Graduate School online application form and fee ($50)

 

_______ Official transcripts

 

_______ GRE scares (quantitative and verbal)

 

The above should be mailed to the graduate school by February 17.

 

 _______ Three hard-copy letters of recommendation mailed to the DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH by February 17. (See Phase I checklist for address)