University of California, San Diego

University of California, San Diego

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
2009
Location: 
La Jolla, CA
Genres Include:
Cross-Genre
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2-3 Years
Program Size: 
18
Application Deadline: 
December 2, 2014
Application Fee: 
80
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Tania Mayer
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poets: Rae Armantrout and Ben Doller. Fiction writers: Camille Forbes, Cristina Rivera-Garza, and Anna Joy Springer.

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Teaching Assistantships, San Diego Fellowship, University Fellowships

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 

Alchemy, a journal of translation; La Cámara Verde, an ongoing translation blog.

Other Features: 

This is a cross-genre program with an emphasis in fiction or poetry. Students may participate in the New Writing reading series or contribute to the Archive for New Poetry.