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  • Memorial Day

    May 30| Academic Dates
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    Closed for the Holiday.

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  • Viet Thanh Nguyen’s bestselling novel The Sympathizer won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, the First Novel Prize from the Center for Fiction, and a Carnegie Medal from the American Library Association. It was also a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award and the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction. Nguyen is also the author of Race and Resistance: Literature and Politics in Asian America and Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War.

  • Tonya Foster

    Sep 21| Lectures
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    Poet Tonya Foster is the author of the collection A Swarm of Bees in High Court. Her work has appeared in nocturnes, Callaloo, Traffic, Gulf Coast, and other journals. Her essays have appeared in NY Arts Magazine, NYFA Quarterly and The Poetry Project Newsletter. A co-editor of Third Mind: Teaching Creative Writing Through Visual Art, Foster teaches at California College of the Arts and lives in the Bay Area.

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Priority Dates for Transfer Students

 February 15
 for Fall
    
 November 15
 for Spring
 
Otis has a "rolling" admission policy.
    

Otis begins accepting Fall applications on October 1 of the previous year. February 15 is the priority date for completing undergraduate applications.

Applications that are completed before the priority date will receive full consideration for admission and financial aid.

After February 15, applications will continue to be accepted and students will be admitted on a rolling basis until the entering class is filled. Some programs may have a waiting list on or after February 15.

Otis begins accepting Spring applications on September 1 of the previous year. November 15 is the priority date for completing spring undergraduate applications.

Applicants are usually notified of the Admissions Committee's decision within three weeks of receipt of all required materials.

 

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