The application period for Fall 2017 is October 1, 2016 to January 10, 2017.
About the DANM MFA Program
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Entering DANM graduate students are offered financial assistance at the time of admission, based on the strength of their application. Continuing students are informed of their financial support before the beginning of their second-year of study. The most common form of financial support is through teaching assistantships and tuition remissions. Limited graduate assistantships and teaching opportunities may also be available. We make every effort to offer support packages that are competitive with other top programs and to secure ongoing funding for our students.
To Apply to DANM
1) Read the Admissions Requirements and Application Guidelines.
2) Read the Application Filing Instructions for graduate studies at UCSC.
3) Submit an On-line Application at the Division of Graduate Studies web site.
DANM MFA to Ph.D. Opportunities:
DANM students whose work dovetails with faculty research in Film & Digital Media (FDM) and who have established a working relationship with FDM faculty will receive special consideration for application to the FDM Ph.D. program at UCSC.