University of Colorado

MFA Program

Program Established: 
2006
Location: 
Boulder, CO
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
3 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
6-10
Application Deadline: 
January 10, 2018
Application Fee: 
$60
Contact Name: 
Elisabeth Sheffield
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Julie Carr, Noah Eli Gordon, Ruth Ellen Kocher
Fiction: Jeffrey DeShell, Marcia Douglas, Stephen Graham Jones, Elisabeth Sheffield

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers partial funding. Most students receive funding through teaching assistantships and fellowships. Other funding opportunities include positions as reading series organizers and office assistants.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program hosts a reading series and Subito Press, which sponsors the annual Graduate Publishing Workshop.

The deadline for domestic applications is January 10. For international applications, the deadline is December 1.