Poetry: Daniel Anderson, Geri Doran, Garrett Hongo
Fiction: Jason Brown, Marjorie Celona
The 2016–2017 faculty includes fiction writer Sarah Jaffe.
The program fully funds all students through teaching fellowships and scholarships.
The program hosts a reading series with six visiting writers each year. Other features include the student-run reading series Live-Lit West, and the opportunity for each first-year student to take a term-long individual tutorial with a faculty member.