Washington University

Washington University

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1980
Location: 
Saint Louis, MO
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
20
Application Deadline: 
December 15, 2014
Application Fee: 
45
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Shannon Rabong
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poets: Mary Jo Bang, Paul Legault, and Carl Phillips. Fiction writers: Kathryn Davis, Anton DiSclafani, Danielle Dutton, and Marshall Klimasewiski. Nonfiction writers: Kathleen Finneran and Edward McPherson.

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Teaching Assistantships, Fellowships

All students are fully funded.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 

Arch Journal

Other Features: 

This program features a reading series and hosts four or more visiting professors each year.

Graduates: 

John Brandon, Michael Dahlie, Alison Espach, Andrew Grace, Claire Hero, Joy Katz, Jennifer Kronovet, Adam Ross, Amy Newlove Schroeder, Teddy Wayne