University of Maryland

MFA Program

Program Established: 
1990
Location: 
College Park, MD
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2-3 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
8
Application Deadline: 
January 3, 2018
Application Fee: 
$75
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Lindsay Bernal
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Elizabeth Arnold, Michael Collier, Stanley Plumly, Joshua Weiner
Fiction: Maud Casey, Emily Mitchell, Howard Norman

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers full funding through teaching assistantships and fellowships.

Other Features: 

The program hosts the Writers Here & Now reading series and an Artists-in-Residence program.