Eastern Washington University

MFA Program

Program Established: 
1972
Location: 
Spokane, WA
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
30
Application Deadline: 
February 16, 2018
Application Fee: 
$75
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Pamela Russell
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Christopher Howell, Jonathan Johnson
Fiction: Samuel Ligon, Gregory Spatz
Nonfiction: Natalie Kusz, Rachel Toor

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers partial funding. The program offers teaching assistantships, graduate assistantships, scholarships, WICHE waivers, and nonresident tuition scholarships.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 

Willow Springs, Willow Springs Editions

Other Features: 

The program offers internships in book and magazine publishing, festival promotion, and teaching through the Writers in the Community program.

Graduates: 

Jess Walter, Shawn Vestal, Tod Marshall, Shann Ray, Laura Walker, Maya Zeller, Jon Billman