Creative Writing

EnglishCollege of Humanities and Social Sciences

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Join a Vibrant Community of Writers
Just Outside Washington, D.C.

  • Half of full-time students are funded with teaching or research assistantships, including six third-year full fellowships

  • Teaching assistants receive specialized training for tutoring and teaching
  • Students and alumni publish in small and major presses
Widely published faculty energizes the program, established in 1980
Mason is home to the Fall for the Book festival, the New Leaves conference for writers, three student-edited journals and AWP national headquarters