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Academic Calendar

Important dates and deadlines.

MFA Creative Writing Calendars

Spring 2019

January 4 | Friday | MFA Residency Course begins

January 13 | Sunday | MFA Residency Course concludes

January 14 | Monday | MFA Practicum Course begins

January 19 | Saturday | Winter Graduation

January 20 | Sunday | Last day to add or drop a course without penalty

February 10 | Sunday | Last day for withdrawal from a course with W

March 27 | Wednesday | Registration opens for Summer 2019 programs by 5:00PM

April 19 | Friday | Last day of Spring Session

Summer 2019

June 23 | Sunday | Last day to add or drop a course without penalty for Summer semester

June 26 | Wednesday | Registration opens for Fall 2019 programs by 5:00PM

July 31 | Wednesday | MFA Foreign Residency begins

August 9 | Friday | MFA Foreign Residency concludes

Online Learning at DeSales

Attending classes from an off-campus location can be an excellent option for many busy students. Distance education at DeSales encompasses everything from video conference courses to hybrid (a combination of in-class and online) to online courses. 


Blackboard Learn™ is our online learning system.

Learn About Online Learning at DeSales

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MFA in Creative Writing
Dooling Hall

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