University of Idaho

College of Graduate Studies

MFA in Creative Writing


University of Idaho, P.O. Box 442339

University of Idaho

Moscow, ID 83844

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MFA in Creative Writing

Format: Campus

Program Description:

UI's is a small, intense, three-year program that stresses, above all, the craft of writing poetry, fiction, and nonfiction, and promotes a supportive community of writers. Teaching assistantships are available to excellent candidates. Our students and graduates continue to publish books of fiction, memoirs, and collecitons of poetry. Additionally, they have published in the nation's leading journals such as POETRY, THE GEORGIA REVIEW, TIN HOUSE, SHENANDOAH, THE KENYON REVIEW, THE MISSOURI REVIEW, CREATIVE NONFICITON, and others. Our graduates have won the Pushcart Prize, Pushcart Prize Special Mentions, as well as having placed in the ATLANTIC MONTHLY competition. They have also been listed in the BEST AMERICAN ESSAYS.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Distant Town

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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