University of Wyoming

MFA Program

Program Established: 
2008
Location: 
Laramie, WY
Genre: 
Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
4-9
Application Deadline: 
January 10, 2020
Application Fee: 
$50
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Gwen Bustos
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Harvey Hix, Kate Northrop
Fiction: Alyson Hagy, Brad Watson
Nonfiction: Andrew Fitch, Frieda Knobloch, Jeff Lockwood

Visiting Eminent Writer-in-Residence and Professor of Practice:
Joy Williams, Fiction and Nonfiction

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers full funding through teaching and graduate assistantships. The program also offers internships, summer stipends, and travel grants.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program is not currently offering a track in poetry.

The program hosts a visiting writers series and a writer-in-residence. Other features include opportunities to work with Essay Press.