University of Colorado

University of Colorado

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
2006
Location: 
Boulder, CO
Genres Include:
Poetry and Fiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
3 Years
Program Size: 
36
Application Deadline: 
December 31, 2015
Application Fee: 
50
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Elisabeth Sheffield
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poets: Julie Carr, Noah Eli Gordon, and Ruth Ellen Kocher. Fiction writers: Jeffrey DeShell, Marcia Douglas, Stephen Graham Jones, and Elisabeth Sheffield.

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Teaching Assistantships, Chancellor’s Fellowships, and Arts and Sciences Council Diversity Fellowships. Other funding opportunities include positions as reading series organizers and office assistants. 

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program hosts a reading series and Subito Press, which sponsors the annual Graduate Publishing Workshop. Other features include the student-run literary journal Timber.