The Pacific Review is the main campus literary magazine of California State University San Bernardino. We’re looking for challenging fiction, poetry and creative nonfiction from CSUSB students and alumni, in a word, rtf, or pdf document. Our goal is to bear witness and to celebrate our diverse, resilient region, voices from the Inland Empire, the High Desert, Joshua Tree, Palm Springs, the mountains, the deserts, the cities, our lives! 

Our national literary journal is Ghost Town: check us out at

Pacific Review publishes annually in the spring. Students and alumni may submit four times each year, twice during each reading period: From September 1 to November 13; and again from December 10 to February 21.

 In your cover letter, please state that you are a current student or a graduate of CSUSB. 

Please, submit 3-7 poems and/or up to two short stories, creative non-fiction pieces, or literary essays. You may submit once during each reading period.