Journals for Graduate Students

Cadaverine Magazine (UK) 
Cadaverine accepts unsolicited submissions of literary fiction, poetry and reviews by writers under the age of 30. International submissions are welcome but all submissions must be in English.

Cicada is a YA lit/comics magazine fascinated with the lyric and strange and committed to work that speaks to teens’ truths. We publish poetry, realistic and genre fic, essay, and comics by adults and teens.

Diverse Voices Quarterly
Since creating this online literary journal in 2009, we’ve been providing an outlet for AND by everyone: every age, race, gender, sexual orientation, and religious background. This journal, in essence, celebrates and unifies diversity.

Glass Mountain / University of Houston
Our journal continues to offer emerging writers a unique national platform for publication, with high literary standards in print and online.  As Glass Mountain continues to grow and thrive, we remain committed to the writing community and quality work.

Lip Magazine
Articles, essays, short stories, poetry, reviews and artwork on a variety of topics relevant to 14-25 year old females.

Native Youth Magazine
Native youth between the ages of 12 and 25 are encouraged to submit articles, poetry, profiles, photos and illustrations. Submissions from adults are also welcome.

Mosaic is the University of California, Riverside’s undergraduate literary journal. Mosaic accepts prose (both fiction and creative non-fiction), poetry, ten-minute plays, and visual art. Submission deadline January 31.

Ninth Letter Web Edition
Ninth Letter web edition is dedicated poetry and fiction by graduate and undergraduate creative writing students across the country.

An online publication of poetry, prose, and art by high school or college/grad school aged contributors

Ricochet Review
A print annual of poetry and translations of poetry edited by students and faculty at Chicago’s Von Steuben Metropolitan Science Center. Accepts submissions in separate categories for high school students, college students, and non-students. RR has a unique mentorship program for high school writers who submit their poetry and want to work with an established poet to receive feedback. See the publication submissions page for specific details.

Sigma Tau Delta Rectangle
The Sigma Tau Delta Rectangle is an annual English Honors Society journal that publishes literary non-fiction, fiction, and poetry containing the works of Sigma Tau Delta members. The best piece of writing in each category will be awarded five scholarships totaling more than $1,000.

Wire Tap
Publishes news reports, features, investigative stories, personal voices, op-eds, reviews and interviews by all ages with priority given to 16- to 28-year-old youth and young adult writers.

A literary and art magazine providing college students a venue for publishing their poetry, prose, fiction and visual artwork. The magazine is distributed and produced by students at Sonoma State University in California.