Application

THE PROGRAM IS OFFERED ONLINE
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS march 1, 2023

Instructions for Applying for Admission

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

The applicant must have earned an acceptable bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
whose requirements for the particular degree are substantially equivalent to those of The City
University of New York.

SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION MATERIALS

To apply to the Writers’ Institute you must complete the online application form found through the link at the bottom of this section and upload a writing sample (15 pages maximum) via the online form as a document or URL link. You must also have one letter of recommendation on letterhead sent to aaciman@gc.cuny.edu.

Please note that all materials become the property of The Graduate Center and will not be returned to the applicant.

If you are interested in applying to the Writers' Institute, please write to Director André Aciman at writersinstitute@gc.cuny.edu.

STATEMENT OF NONDISCRIMINATION: EQUAL OPPORTUNITY AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION REGULATIONS

The Graduate Center is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, transgender, marital status, disability, genetic predisposition or carrier status, alienage or citizenship, or military or veteran status in its student admissions, employment, access to programs, and administration of educational policies. In accordance with the requirements of Title IX of the Education Amendment Act of 1972 and the implementing federal regulations, The Graduate Center maintains a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of gender in the operation of its educational programs and activities. Inquiries concerning Affirmative Action may be directed to the Affirmative Action Officer (Telephone: 1.212.817.7410); and inquiries concerning Title IX may be directed to the Vice President for Student Affairs (Telephone: 1.212.817.7400).

APPLICATION FORM