University of Notre Dame

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1990
Location: 
Notre Dame, IN
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
18
Application Deadline: 
January 2, 2017
Application Fee: 
$75
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Coleen Hoover
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Johannes Göransson, Joyelle McSweeney, Orlando Menes
Fiction: Valerie Sayers, Roy Scranton, Steve Tomasula, Azareen Van der Vliet Oloomi
Nonfiction: Roy Scranton

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program fully funds all students through fellowships featuring responsibilities in teaching, editorial work for Action Books or the Notre Dame Review, or other on and off-campus outreach and service projects.

Other Features: 

The program hosts a reading series as well as opportunities to participate in outreach at local schools, justice centers, and community organizations.

Graduates: 

Jenny Boully, Michael Collins, Kevin Ducey, Tony D'Souza, Lily Hoang, Susan Ramsey