Illuminations is an annual publication with submissions accepted year-round.
June: The end of the spring quarter brings the deadline for submissions for the next volume.
July-August: The Editorial Team reviews all submissions and chooses those bound for publication. Contributors receive news on the status of their submissions.
September-January: Submissions are edited, and the graphic designer prepares the copy for publication and forwards it to the printer.
March: The new volume is published and distributed.