Roosevelt University

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1998
Location: 
Chicago, IL
Genre: 
Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
3 Years
Program Size: 
35
Application Deadline: 
February 1, 2017
Application Fee: 
$25
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Christian TeBordo
Core Faculty Includes: 

Fiction: Kyle Beachy, Christian TeBordo
Nonfiction: Regina Buccola

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers teaching and graduate assistantships, internships, work study, and financial aid.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program offers a novel-writing track along with the traditional short story and creative nonfiction workshops. It hosts a writer-in-residence each year who work with students individually and in workshops.

Graduates: 

Lori Rader Day, Adam Morgan, Cecilia Villarruel