Eastern Washington University

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1972
Location: 
Spokane, WA
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Program Size: 
60
Application Deadline: 
February 24, 2017
Application Fee: 
$50
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 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