Submission Guidelines

We accept all original, unpublished works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and art from EXCLUSIVELY UNDERGRADUATE students worldwide. 

 

  • Please only submit once per genre per reading period. 

  • Simultaneous submissions are okay. Please keep multiple poems together in a single file. 

  • We will contact you within 4 months if your work has been selected for publication.

FICTION

  • No more than 7,500 words (flash form no more than 750 words)

  • Submission file name and individual pieces must be clear of all identifying features (name, university, etc.) - this information should only appear in your bio

  • Double-spaced

  • 1-inch margins

  • 12 point, standard font

​POETRY

  • Please submit up to 5 poems, no more than 10 pages

  • Include all poems in a single document

  • Submission pages must be clear of all identifying features (name, university, etc.) - this information should only appear in your bio.

  • Each poem must be clearly titled.   

NONFICTION

  • No more than 7,500 words (flash form no more than 750 words)

  • Submission pages must be clear of all identifying features (name, university, etc.) - this information should only appear in your bio

  • Double-spaced

  • 1-inch margins

  • 12 point, standard font

ART

  • One submission may include up to 10 pieces

  • Submission(s) must be clear of all identifying features (name, university, etc.) - this information should only appear in your bio

  • Each piece must be clearly titled

  • High resolution preferred