New York University in Paris

MFA Program

Program Established: 
2012
Location: 
New York, NY
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Low
Duration: 
2 Years
Incoming Class Size: 
10-20
Application Deadline: 
September 1, 2020
Application Fee: 
$110
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Zachary Sussman
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Catherine Barnett, Ishion Hutchinson, Nick Laird, Deborah Landau, Robin Coste Lewis, Meghan O’Rourke, Matthew Rohrer. 

Fiction: Nathan Englander, John Freeman, Katie Kitamura, Hari Kunzru, Zadie Smith, Darin Strauss

Creative Nonfiction: John Freeman, Hari Kunzru, Meghan O’Rourke, Darin Strauss

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

This program does not offer any fellowships; external grants and scholarships are available.

Other Features: 

Students attend two 10-day residencies each year, in January and July, and one 10-day graduation residency in Paris.

The program hosts a reading series, lectures, manuscript consultations, and professional development panels.

The application deadline is September 1 for the January residency and March 1 for the July residency.