Western Michigan University

Western Michigan University

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1981
Location: 
Kalamazoo, MI
Genres Include:
Poetry and Fiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
3 Years
Program Size: 
30 (MFA and PhD students combined)
Application Deadline: 
January 1, 2015
Application Fee: 
50
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Steve Feffer
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Nancy Eimers, Richard Katrovas, William Olsen
Fiction: Richard Katrovas, Thisbe Nissen
Nonfiction: Richard Katrovas, Thisbe Nissen
Playwriting: Steve Feffer

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Teaching Assistantships, Editorial and Administrative Assistantships

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

This program features the Gwen Frostic Reading Series and the New Play Project. Graduate students have the opportunity to work on Third Coast Magazine, with New Issues Press, and in frequent association with the Kalamazoo Book Arts Center