MFA ProgramSee writers who attended this program
Poetry: Bruce Beasley, Carol Guess, Kelly Magee, Suzanne Paola, Ely Shipley, Christopher Wise, Jane Wong
Fiction: Carol Guess, Kelly Magee, Suzanne Paola, Kathryn Trueblood, Christopher Wise
Nonfiction: Bruce Beasley, Carol Guess, Kelly Magee, Brenda Miller, Suzanne Paola, Kathryn Trueblood, Christopher Wise
The program offers partial funding. Some teaching assistantships and work-study opportunities are available to those who qualify.
The program may host visiting writers and publishers, and hosts the Graduate Symposium during Western’s Scholars’ Week.
The application fee is $100, and if admitted an additional $100 is collected to confirm admittance.