University of Washington, Seattle

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1987
Location: 
Seattle, WA
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
30
Application Deadline: 
January 2, 2017
Application Fee: 
$85
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Judy LeRoux
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Linda Bierds, Andrew Feld, Richard Kenney, Pimone Triplett
Prose: David Bosworth, David Crouse, David Shields, Maya Sonenberg

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program fully funds all students through teaching assistantships and fellowships.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program hosts the annual Theodore Roethke Memorial Reading. Other features include the student-run reading series Castalia; internships at Wave Books; and opportunities to teach through Writers in the Schools.