Deadline: February 1st each year, spring semester

Synecdoche is Vanguard University’s undergraduate journal for creative writing and critical prose. The journal enjoys submissions from Vanguard University’s energetic student body and dedicated alumni.

Synecdoche’s student editorial staff is overseen by a designated faculty member each year.

The outstanding creative and critical prose works each receive a cash prize presented at the Synecdoche Awards Party at the close of each spring.

The editorial staff accepts submissions for the spring editorial process and publication. Critical prose, fiction, poetry, and drama submissions are limited to 2,500 words.


Photographs & artwork are welcome and must be submitted as .jpg attachments.
Note: Please title your work(s) at the time of submission.

Please submit your entry:
by February 1 each year, spring semester