University of Texas, El Paso

University of Texas, El Paso

MFA Program

Location: 
El Paso, TX
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Low
Application Deadline: 
December 1, 2014
Application Fee: 
45
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Lex Williford
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Sasha Pimentel Chacón, Laurie Ann Guerrero, Heather Hartley, Benjamín Alire Sáenz, Liz Scheid, Jeff Sirkin
Fiction: Daniel Chacón, José de Piérola, Benjamín Alire Sáenz, Lex Williford
Nonfiction: Sasha Pimentel Chacón, Lex Williford

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Assistantships

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This program is the country’s only bilingual MFA program and the only online MFA. It features readings and an open-mic series.

The deadline for spring is December 1. The deadline for fall is April 15.