University of Victoria

MFA Program

Program Established: 
2008
Location: 
Victoria, Canada
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
5
Application Deadline: 
December 1, 2017
Application Fee: 
$147.00 (Canadian)
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Valerie Tenning
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Tim Lilburn
Fiction: Bill Gaston, Lee Henderson, Lorna Jackson
Creative Nonfiction: David Leach
Playwriting: Kevin Kerr, Joan MacLeod
Screenwriting: Maureen Bradley

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers full funding. The program offers a graduate award in the first year and a teaching assistantship in the second year.

Other Features: 

The program is not accepting screenwriting applications for the 2018 intake.