Bard College

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1981
Location: 
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Low
Duration: 
3 Years
Program Size: 
12
Application Deadline: 
January 9, 2017
Application Fee: 
$65
Contact E-mail: 
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Anselm Berrigan, Robert Fitterman, Ann Lauterbach, Anna Moschovakis, Hoa Nguyen, Roberto Tejada, Matvei Yankelevich
Fiction: Renee Gladman
Nonfiction: David Levi Strauss

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers fellowships and scholarships.

Other Features: 

Students work with faculty and students in writing as well as film and video, music and sound, painting, photography, and sculpture. Students attend one eight-week residency each year from June to July, meet one-on-one with faculty from all six disciplines, and conduct small-group intradiscipline caucuses and school-wide critiques.