Poetry: cris cheek, Keith Tuma, Cathy Wagner
Fiction: Joseph Bates, Margaret Luongo, Brian Roley
Nonfiction: Daisy Hernández, TaraShea Nesbit
The program offers full funding through teaching assistantships, which include a summer stipend. All students teach creative writing in the second year.
The program hosts intensive sprint workshops with distinguished visiting writers such as Rae Armantrout, Chris Bachelder, Valeria Luiselli, Bernadette Mayer, Fred Moten, and Akilah Oliver. Other features include a visiting writers series, yearly symposia in translation and publishing, competitive internships teaching creative writing in China, and opportunities to work with Oxford Magazine.