Application Deadlines | Chatham University, Pittsburgh, PA

Chatham University

Application Deadlines

Chatham University MFA in Creative Writing

For Fall 2019 Enrollment

  • Early Decision Deadline: January 15, 2019 (requires 3.5 GPA or higher)
  • Recommended/Regular Deadline: April 1, 2019


Applicants for early decision deadline must have an overall cumulative GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.

Early Decision Timeline:

  • All official transcripts, writing samples, recommendation letters and fellowship application must be received by the Graduate Admissions office no later than January 15, 2019
  • Early Decision Candidates will receive notification of their admission status by March 1. Only Early Decision Candidates may apply for fellowships.

We will continue to accept applications after the recommended/regular deadline (April 1) if there is space available in the program. If you are applying after this deadline please check with Graduate Admission Recruiter, Rachel Fiscus, at or 412-365-1141