University of Wyoming

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
2008
Location: 
Laramie, WY
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
18
Application Deadline: 
January 10, 2017
Application Fee: 
$50
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Gwynn Lemler
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Harvey Hix, Kate Northrop, David Romtvedt
Fiction: Alyson Hagy, Brad Watson
Nonfiction: Andrew Fitch, Jeff Lockwood, Beth Loffreda

Poet Jennifer Moxley is the writer-in-residence for Fall 2016.

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program fully funds all students through teaching and graduate assistantships. The program also offers internships, summer stipends, and travel grants.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

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