Arizona State University

Arizona State University

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1985
Location: 
Tempe, AZ
Genres Include:
Poetry and Fiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
3 Years
Program Size: 
31
Application Deadline: 
January 1, 2015
Application Fee: 
70
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Corey Campbell
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poets: Sally Ball, Norman Dubie, Beckian Fritz Goldberg, Cynthia Hogue, T.R. Hummer, Alberto Álvaro Ríos, and Jeannine Savard. Fiction writers: Matt Bell, Tara Ison, T.M. McNally, Melissa Pritchard, and Jewel Parker Rhodes.

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Teaching Assistantships, Piper Global Fellowships, University Graduate Fellowships

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program hosts the Virginia G. Piper Distinguished Visiting Writers Series and the annual Desert Nights, Rising Stars conference. Other features include the Young Adult Writing Project and the Program for Global Engagement.

Hayden’s Ferry Review is entirely student-run.

Graduates: 

Dexter Booth, Matthew Gavin Frank, Caitlin Horrocks, Tayari Jones, Hugh Martin, Bonnie Nadzam