Division of HumanitiesMFA in Creative Writing - Low Residency

A Typical Day at RWW Low-Residency MFA at PLU:

8:30—Morning Talk or Presentation—This is where faculty share insights, observations, questions about writing in general.

10:00-noon—Morning Workshops—Small groups of 8-11 participants, led by 2 faculty members.


1:30-5:00—Afternoon Classes and Presentations—A rich mix of one- to two-day classes by faculty and presentations by graduates.  Each participant decides which classes best suit his or her interests and attends a total of 20 hours during the residency.


7:30—Evening Reading—This is where faculty show their artistic side, usually 2-3 reading each evening.