Writing Program Application Submission

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The deadline for the 2017-2018 application has now passed. We hope that you will consider applying next year!

Before you begin

Please note that at present, we are accepting applications only from University of Chicago graduate students and professional school students.  For further information and questions, please contact us at writing-program@uchicago.edu.

Please make sure you have the following materials ready to submit as individual Word documents.  Forms and cover sheets for all of these materials are included in our application packet, which also includes copious advice and directions.  

  • A Personal Statement on our Personal Statement Cover Sheet (included in the Application Packet);   
  • A 10-page Writing Sample with our Writing Sample Cover Sheet attached (form included in the Application Packet); 
  • A student paper comment.  The Application packet includes the sample paper for you to comment on. 

Please note:  you must have all these materials prepared in advance to submit your application below!

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