Writing

SAIC’s Writing Program brings together a community of writers and artists at one of the nation’s most influential colleges of art and design. We seek students who thrive in a challenging, self-directed, and experimental environment, in which the literary arts are a living and open field. 

Student Financial Services: How to Apply for Financial Aid Using the FAFSA

Thursday, October 21, 6:30 p.m. CT
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Learn more about filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), applying for scholarships and identifying other sources of funding, and understanding your award.

Chicago Graduate Portfolio Day

Saturday, October 23, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. CT
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Bring your portfolio and meet with faculty from a number of colleges offering graduate programs in art and design.

At SAIC, students have a unique opportunity to explore writing both within and between genres, and to creatively connect with visual art practices throughout SAIC.

We welcome students from all programs across SAIC’s diverse, interdisciplinary community who wish to pursue writing as part of their education and creative practice.

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