University of Texas, El Paso

University of Texas, El Paso

MFA Program

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

Rosa Alcalá, Daniel Chacón, Johnny Payne, Jose de Pierola, Sasha Pimentel-Chacon, Luis Arturo Ramos, Benjamin Alire Saenz, Jeff Sirkin, Lex Williford

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 


Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 

The Rio Grande Review

Other Features: 

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 May 1.