MFA Open House

the Ashland University MFA in Creative Writing Program will have an informational open house on Saturday, March 19 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.  Prospective and newly accepted students are welcome to join us on the main campus in Ashland, Ohio, for this event. The Open House will be in the Dauch Building along College Ave., Room 116. 

Program Director, Dr. Stephen Haven will present information on the details of our curriculum and study, including:

  • the different genres in the program
  • the nature of a low-residency MFA program
  • the sequence of courses
  • the cross-genre emphasis
  • the experience of our two-week intensive summer residencies
  • how non-residential online classes work

Admissions Representative T.J. Shannon and MFA Administrative Director Cassandra Brown will also be on hand to answer questions about the application process, summer residency, and more. After the presentation, participants may stay for a free lunch in our campus dining hall and an optional campus tour (weather permitting).

If you plan to attend the open house, please R.S.V.P. by March 16 to Cassandra Brown at

Start Date: 
Saturday, March 19, 2016 -
11:00am to 1:00pm