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Northwestern Summer Writer's Conference

Tuition and Registration

Tuition and Registration

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2018 Early Registration Rates (on or before July 15, 2018) 1-day 2-day 3-day
Standard Tuition $250 $475 $675
Student/OLLI Member/NU Alumni/NU Faculty/Staff* $200 $400 $600
2018 Registration Rates (July 16, 2018–August 5, 2018) 1-day 2-day 3-day
Standard Tuition $275 $525 $750
Student/OLLI Member/NU Alumni/NU Faculty/Staff* $225 $450 $675

*Northwestern University Faculty/Staff:
Full-time, benefits-eligible Northwestern employees with one year of service may be eligible to use the Employee NU Certificate Tuition Benefit towards tuition reimbursement. Please contact HR at educational-assistance@northwestern.edu to confirm your eligibility prior to registering. The conference is a short-term, noncredit offering, and we provide a certificate of completion.

Manuscript consultations:
For an additional fee of $125, conference participants may meet individually for 30 minutes with an instructor or panelist to discuss work sent in advance. The submitted work must be no more than 15 pages of prose or 8 pages of poetry (double spaced, 12 point font). When you register, you will select your consultant from the list of instructors and panelists.

Registration policies:

Cancellation policy:
Cancellations will only be accepted in writing (by mail or email to summerwriters@northwestern.edu) and refunds will be granted as follows: Cancellations received on or before August 5, 2018: full refund, less a $50 processing fee. Cancellations received after August 5, 2018: no refund granted. By registering for the conference, you are agreeing to these terms.

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