Creative Writing Program


a class taking place on the QuadThe University of Alabama’s Program in Creative Writing is among the most renowned in the nation, with an 80-year tradition of distinction that counts among its alumni generations of working writers.

As a training ground for the aspiring writer, it’s tough to beat what we offer in Tuscaloosa: a foundational depth of literary study and an expansive interdisciplinary practice in writing across genres.

You will study with established as well as emerging authors and scholars, be part of a thriving art and intellectual culture, and have opportunities to augment your education with valuable applied knowledge in digital storytelling, editing, marketing, and public relations.

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Explore this website, or contact our creative writing program’s graduate director or undergraduate director.