About the 2024 Winter Residency

VCFA will hold its winter 2024 residency on the campus of Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, PA January 5-13. For nine days, all six of VCFA’s MFA programs will come together to conduct concurrent residencies packed with lectures, readings, performances, screenings, exhibitions, and more.

*Featured images courtesy of Susquehanna University.


*Event dates, times, and locations are subject to change.


6:30 PM EST Convocation
Degenstein TheaterWatch Live


7:00 – 10:00 PM EST CASJ Awards + Events
Degenstein Theater
  This celebratory, cross-disciplinary event will begin with the announcement of the most recent cohort of CASJ Student Fellows.

After the announcement, we will host a panel composed of current VCFA faculty. Panelists will each present their work, followed by a moderated conversation.

Panelists: Yoon Soo Lee, Graphic Design; Mario Ontiveros, Visual Art; Hasanthika Sirisena, Writing

Watch the Live Stream


1:00 PM EST College-wide Commencement
Weber Hall
Join VCFA in celebrating the graduating class of Winter 202 Watch the Live Stream

Download  the winter 2024 Commencement program (PDF)

2:30 PM EST Program Commencement Ceremonies



2024 Program Residency Highlights

VCFA’s six MFA program residencies are packed with programming, including visiting artist presentations, exhibitions, screenings, performances, graduating student and faculty lectures, and more. View highlights from each program’s residency events below.

Film Winter 2024 Residency Highlights

Graphic Design Winter Residency 2024 Highlights

Music Composition Winter Residency 2024 Highlights

Visual Art Winter Residency 2024 Highlights

Writing for Children & Young Adults Winter 2024 Residency Highlights

Writing Winter 2024 Residency Highlights