Writing

SAIC’s Writing Program brings together a community of writers and artists at one of the nation’s most influential colleges of art and design. We seek students who thrive in a challenging, self-directed, and experimental environment, in which the literary arts are a living and open field. 

Undergraduate Application Deadline: February 1

Learn more about how to apply or start your application

MFAW Alumni

Emil Ferris: SAIC Alum and 2021 John Simon Guggenheim Foundation Fellow

 

 

Read more about our distinguised alums and their accomplishments.

At SAIC, students have a unique opportunity to explore writing both within and between genres, and to creatively connect with visual art practices throughout SAIC.

We welcome students from all programs across SAIC’s diverse, interdisciplinary community who wish to pursue writing as part of their education and creative practice.

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