On the Web
- GRE General Test
- TOEFL or IELTS for non-native speakers of English
- Writing sample (25-30 pages of prose or 20 pages of poetry)
- Curriculum vitae
- Statement of intent
- Three letters of recommendation
- Fall: January 2
The Creative Writing program is a literary immersion program in which students specialize in either prose or poetry and take varied literature courses and electives, as well as workshops in either genre. The program aims to prepare students for lives as writers, artists, educators, and editors through coursework and a range of editorial and teaching opportunities. Read more about graduate studies in Creative Writing at Notre Dame.
Director of Graduate Studies
Telephone: (574) 631-7526
Cost of Living
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