Class of 2023 Bulletin Board

Residency dates (June 5–13, 2021)

Pre-residency assignments

  • Your brief bio, project description and photo (April 7)
  • Pre-residency readings/writing assignments (June 5)
  • Pre-residency mentor writing assignments (June 1)
  • Choosing your preferred mentor (April 7)


A collection of tip sheets for students and alumni, geared to helping create and maintain momentum on your projects. We'll be sending out information related to building your platform, establishing your authority in your subject area, connecting with editors and agents, and more. 

Official stuff:


MFA Community



  • Library services
  • With your NetID and password, you can access Journals and Databases.
  • You can also apply at the King’s library reception desk for a Council of Atlantic University Libraries (CAUL)  library card.
  • To get one, you need to register at the Library with your student ID card. You also need to know your Dalhousie NetID to register.