Poetry: Emily Carr, TC Tolbert
Fiction: Beth Alvarado, Christopher Boucher, T. Geronimo Johnson
Nonfiction: Beth Alvarado, Christopher Boucher
The program offers assistantships, scholarships, and fellowships. The program also offers teaching internships with Caldera Arts, professional writing internships with The Workhouse, and editorial internships with Cutthroat.
Students attend two 10-day residencies each year, in June and November, at the Caldera Arts Center in Sisters, Oregon, located in an old-growth forest on the shores of the Blue Lake on the east side of the Cascade mountain range.
The program hosts a Distinguished Visiting Writers series, which has hosted writers Geraldine Brooks, CA Conrad, Karen Finneyfrock, Tiana Kahakauwila, Colleen Kinder, and James Prosek.
The priority application deadline is February 1 for the fall semester and September 1 for the spring semester. The final application deadline is April 1 for the fall semester and November 1 for the spring semester.