Solstice MFA Program Application Form

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  • Name * Required
  • Maiden name or writing name other than above
  • Address * Required
  • International applicants, please fill in your country and the country code above.
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
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  • Ethnicity * Required
  • Citizenship * Required
  • Genre Concentration * Required
    Please indicate the genre in which you are applying.
  • Are you planning to enter our Pedagogy Track, which can prepare students to teach at the college level? * Required
  • When would you like to begin? * Required
  • List institution, location, degree received, major, and dates attended beginning with undergraduate program.
  • List all writers' conferences, workshops, and other non-credit courses you have attended.
  • List venues in which you have been published, prizes or grants you have been awarded, other honors.
  • Write in the names of the three professional references who will be writing letters of recommendation on your behalf.
  • Please review application instructions and writing sample guidelines before uploading documents; attach Microsoft Word or PDF attachments only.
  • Please review applications instructions and personal essay guidelines before uploading documents; attach Microsoft Word of PDF attachments only.
  • Fellowships
    For up-to-date Fellowship deadlines, go to:
  • If you are applying for the Kurt Brown Fellowship, please include a short essay here; see our financial aid page for further guidelines.
  • Are you applying for Financial Aid?
  • Writers Helping Writers Scholarships
  • How did you hear about our program?
  • Articulation agreement
    I am a student at a partner college that has an articulation agreement with Pine Manor College; my fee will be reimbursed.
  • Have you applied to this program before?
  • I am a first-generation college student
  • First Name/Middle Name * Required
  • Name
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
    By submitting this application I certify that all information submitted by me in this application is my own work, and is complete and accurate to the best of my knowledge. I understand that any misrepresentation or omission of facts in my application justifies a denial or cancellation of admission.