Submission Guidelines

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FALL SUBMISSION DEADLINE:Thurs., Oct 20th, 2016, Midnight eastern. SEE THE FALL 16 Guidelines

Eye Contact: The Literary/Art Magazine of Seton Hill University invites submissions for future issues; firm deadlines are announced each semester, typically falling mid-February and mid-October, but submissions are welcome any time, and will be held for decisions after future deadlines on an ongoing basis.

We have the right to reject any submission that does not follow the guidelines. Author identification in any form should not appear on your attached entry/entries. Submissions must be previously unpublished, including appearances on websites or social networks.

Attach the following separately or in body of email to

Title of Work

Full Name (no pseudonyms)

Current Address


Phone Number

One line biographical statement

SASE (for hardcopy submission; if you want work returned)

Short/Flash Fiction

Typed + double spaced

Title on upper left of each page

If email, send as .rtf or .doc

Limit 10 pages


Creative Nonfiction

Same as S/F Fiction



Typed + single spaced

Title on upper left of second page

If email, send as .rtf or .doc

Limit two pages


Graphic Novels

Title on upper left of each page

Limit 10 pages


Paintings/Photography/Sculpture/Graphic Design

Although we strive for color reproduction, assume EC will greyscale and print in black and white (b&w) if your work is accepted.

Artists can submit in b&w or color

Artwork will be scaled to sizeEnsure scanned work is clear

If email, please send as .jpg or .pdf


Eye Contact reserves all publication rights, including electronic, and accepted work may appear online. If mailed by regular post, you must include SASE (Self Addressed Stamped Envelope) or your work will not be returned.

Submit generously. We also gladly accept patron donations of any dollar amount for our club account, which help us dress up the magazine or host events.  Visit us for more information at:

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Submit at:


Eye Contact Magazine

Seton Hill University

Box 246K

Greensburg, PA 15601