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. 

Portfolio Tip Tuesday: What to Include- & NOT Include- in Your Portfolio

Tuesday, September 21, 5 p.m. CT
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Join us to learn what we're looking for in your portfolio submission. We will review specific requirements for SAIC's 5 different degree programs.

Graduate Applicant Info Session: Choosing Your References

Tuesday, September 28, ​12:00 p.m. CT
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Meet with graduate admissions to talk about who to select, how to contact them, and when to start the process.

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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