MFA ProgramSee writers who attended this program
Poetry: Dan Beachy-Quick, Matthew Cooperman, Camille Dungy, Sasha Steensen
Fiction: Andrew Altschul, Ramona Ausubel, Nina McConigley
Nonfiction: Harrison Candelaria Fletcher, Jaquira Díaz
The program offers 6-8 fully-funded graduate teaching assistantship positions per year, as well as a number of smaller fellowships. The program also offers assistance to students in finding paid internships.
This program features a dual-genre thesis option, as well as the Creative Writing Reading Series (recent visitors include Ada Limón, Yusef Komunyakaa, Susan Steinberg, Ross Gay, Sunil Yapa, Carl Phillips) and the 5X5 Reading Series.