University of Tampa

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
2011
Location: 
Tampa, FL
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Low
Duration: 
2 Years
Application Deadline: 
November 20, 2016
Application Fee: 
$40
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Lynne Bartis
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Sandra Beasley, Erica Dawson, Donald Morrill, Alan Michael Parker
Fiction: Jessica Anthony, Brock Clarke, Mikhail Iossel, Stefan Kiesbye, Kevin Moffett, Josip Novakovich, Jason Ockert, Jeff Parker, Corinna Vallianatos, Jennifer Vanderbes
Nonfiction: Sandra Beasley, John Capouya, Donald Morrill

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

Students attend two 10-day residencies each year, in January and June, at the University of Tampa campus in downtown Tampa, Florida. During each residency, the program hosts the Lectores Reading Series featuring world-renowned authors including Terrance Hayes, Denis Johnson, Miranda July, George Saunders, and Patricia Smith.