BFA Application

Hello applicants!

Before submitting your application, please review the Guidelines for Prospective CRWR Majors. This document contains all the information you need about how to apply, including how to prepare your portfolio. You can also check out our BFA Application FAQs.

The application deadline is Friday, March 31, 2017.

We will notify you of the results of the selection process in mid-May.

BFA Application Form

  • If you already have a degree, please note the subject.
  • If you plan to double-major, please note the other subject.
    *Specify equivalent in your personal cover letter.
  • The main genre you plan to work in / your strongest genre. This helps us with the initial routing of your portfolio.
  • List other genres you wish to study if accepted, in order of preference.
  • File Upload

    Please upload your documents in MS Word, Rich Text or PDF format. One document per genre only. Please name your files as follows: last name in capitals, first name lower case, then the genre. For example, Charlotte Bronte’s application in two genres would contain three Word documents named as follows:
    BRONTEcharlotteLETTER.doc
    BRONTEcharlottePOETRY.doc
    BRONTEcharlotteFICTION.doc
  • Accepted file types: doc, docx, rtf, pdf.
    Include a letter stating writing experience, which includes: publications, productions, awards, and other significant information including previous workshop experience outside of UBC if applicable.
  • Accepted file types: doc, docx, rtf, pdf.
  • Accepted file types: doc, docx, rtf, pdf.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.