Poetry: Tina Chang, Aracelis Girmay, Matthea Harvey, Cathy Park Hong, Marie Howe, Jeffrey McDaniel, Dennis Nurske, Kate Phillips, Martha Rhodes, Monica Youn
Fiction: Carolyn Ferrell, Garth Risk Hallberg, Kathleen Hill, David Hollander, Kristopher Jansma, Sophie McManus, Mary Morris, Brian Morton, Victoria Redel, Nelly Reifler, David Ryan, Joan Silber, Martha Southgate, Tiphanie Yanique
Nonfiction: Jo Ann Beard, Vinson Cunningham, Tim Kreider, Leigh Newman, Stephen O'Connor, Jacob Slichter, Vijay Seshadri, Dan Zevin
The program offers scholarships, grants, internships, and Sarah Lawrence gift aid.
The program features biweekly one-on-one conferences with instructors; guest writer residencies; and regular student-faculty readings. Other features include the student-run Sarah Lawrence Poetry Festival, the Summer Writing Seminars, and opportunities to teach in local schools, community organizations, colleges, and correctional facilities through the Community Writers Program.