Creative Writing

The Creative Writing Program offers a two-year studio course of resident study for third-and fourth-year undergraduate students pursuing a Major in Creative Writing.

Apprentice writers are offered instruction by faculty who work in a variety of literary and dramatic forms.

The program leads to a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Creative Writing or a joint degree with another department, in which Creative Writing serves as half of a double Major.  There is also an option for students to pursue a Bachelor of Arts (BA) with a Minor in Creative Writing.

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Admission to the major or honours program requires an application. Please email the Creative Writing department for application details and deadlines.


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Creative Writing
Buchanan Building Block E
Room E462
1866 Main Mall
Tel: 604-822-0699