Known for its rigorous and innovative approach, the Creative Writing program at CU Boulder English enables you to:

  • Learn from and interact with award-winning faculty members.
  • Study and practice creative writing across a variety of genres including fiction, nonfiction, poetry and playwriting.
  • Connect with a supportive community of fellow creative writers: undergraduate and graduate student groups.
  • Attend readings and colloquiums on campus and at local venues: calendar of events.
  • Make the most of publishing opportunities.

Learn more about the English major with a creative writing track or creative writing minor.
Learn more about our MFA program and graduate-level opportunities.
Check out university requirements for the bachelor’s/master’s degree programs and a minor in our creative writing program.


Creative Writing Faculty


“Code Switching & Recoding Language,” hosted by the Creative Writing Association, CU-Boulder English.