Department of English

Creative Writing M.F.A./New Writers Project

Please Note:  Fall 2015 admission decisions for The New Writers Project should be made by March 4, 2015. Please check your “My Status” page of the Application Status Check.

The English Creative Writing Program or the New Writers Project, at The University of Texas at Austin offers two-year Master of Fine Arts degrees in poetry and fiction. Our program is complemented by a nationally-renowned department of literature, the UT English Department, and one of the world's largest archives for twentieth-century literature, the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center.

For more information about the English Creative Writing program and how to apply, please visit the New Writers Project website.

New Writers Project


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