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MFA in Creative Writing: Low-Residency

Ranked among the top low-residency MFA creative writing programs in the country, Lesley’s MFA Program in Creative Writing nurtures and challenges your literary promise through rich mentor relationships and interdisciplinary study.

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Creative Writing Scholarships

graduate-class-discussion-3-bannerLesley offers merit scholarships for MFA in Creative Writing students up to $15,000 towards the cost of the 49-credit program. To learn more about cost and financial aid, visit our cost page.

Exploring Accessibility in Higher Education

Mani Iyer
Mani Iyer, '16, is a poet and software engineer whose work has been published in the Helikon Poetry Journal and Poems2Go.  He also lives with Usher Syndrome, a rare genetic disorder that has left him deaf-blind.  Mani and poetry faculty Teresa Cader recently spoke with AWP to discuss the challenges and innovations of accessibility in higher education.  Read the full article.