University of Wyoming

University of Wyoming

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
2005
Location: 
Laramie, WY
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
16
Application Deadline: 
January 10, 2014
Application Fee: 
50
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Beth Loffreda
Core Faculty Includes: 

Andrew Fitch, Alyson Hagy, Harvey Hix, Frieda Knobloch, Jeff Lockwood, Beth Loffreda, Kate Northrop, Danielle Pafunda, David Romtvedt, Brad Watson

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Teaching assistantships, graduate assistantships, internships, summer stipend, and travel grants

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program features the Eminent Writers in Residence program as well as the Visiting Writers Series and the Student Reading Series. Second-year students may take part in a retreat at the Shortgrass Steppe Station in Colorado. Professional internships with magazines, newspapers, and nonprofit organizations are available. The program is partnered with the Ucross Foundation Residency Program.