University of Colorado Boulder

MFA Program

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Program Established: 
2006
Location: 
Boulder, CO
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
3 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
6-10
Application Deadline: 
January 3, 2025
Application Fee: 
$60 ($80 for international appplicants)
Contact Name: 
Marcia Douglas
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Julie Carr, Ruth Ellen Kocher, Rajiv Mohabir
Fiction: Jeffrey DeShell, Marcia Douglas, Stephen Graham Jones, Elisabeth Sheffield

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers nearly full funding. Virtually all students receive funding through teaching assistantships and fellowships. Other funding opportunities include positions as reading series organizers and office assistants.

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The deadline for domestic applications is January 3. For international applications, the deadline is December 15.