Applying to NEOMFA Program | Department of English | Kent State University

Applying to NEOMFA Program

All applications must be made BOTH to the NEOMFA consortium as well as to Kent State University (as the "gateway" university).

  • January 15 is the deadline for receipt of all application materials to Kent State University
  • January 15 is the deadline for application to the NEOMFA
  • GRE is not required for application

For more information on application information and deadlines, portfolio guidelines, program requirements, student handbook, and NEO MFA faculty go the the NEOMFA website.

Apply to the Graduate Masters Program

All programs applications are considered to be concurrent applications for an assistantship. 

Contact Craig Paulenich (, NEOMFA Kent Campus Coordinator, if you have any questions.