Creative Writing: MFA

The Creative Writing Program at the University of Oregon is a two-year residency in which Master of Fine Arts (MFA) students concentrate in either poetry or fiction.

The program emphasizes the workshop, integrating concentrated time for writing with craft seminars and individualized reading tutorials.

Application at a Glance

You apply for admission through your program. Detailed instructions are available on the program’s website. The following are required for your application:

Program-Specific Application Requirements:

  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Writing Sample


  • GRE (UO Institution Code: 4846)


Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
College of Arts and Sciences
Campus: Eugene
Fall Term:
Final Deadline - December 1