Poetry: Kendra Kopelke, Steve Matanle
Fiction: Betsy Boyd, Jane Delury
Nonfiction: Marion Winik
The program offers partial funding. Several graduate teaching assistantships are available to qualified students in their second year.
The program also offers the three-year Michael F. Klein Fellowship in Creative Writing & Social Justice, given to a student whose writing demonstrates artistic merit and a strong interest in the pursuit of social justice; the fellow will receive a full tuition waiver and a graduate teaching assistantship with a stipend.
The program hosts a reading series of writers and publishing professionals. Other features include courses on publishing, creativity, and teaching writing; a student-run reading series; internships at Baltimore arts organizations and University of Baltimore presses Plork Press and Passager Books; and the requirement for each student to write, design, and produce a book.