Graduate Programs


The English Department offers a wide variety of programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels, including the M.F.A. in Creative Writing, the M.A. in English, and the combined M.F.A.-M.A. degree. For more information please see the specific program heading on the sidebar on the left.


To apply to be a graduate student at the University of Alaska Fairbanks

January 15 is the deadline for all required application materials to be received by the Office of Admissions. 

Application materials can be mailed to:
UAF Admissions
PO Box 757480
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7480

You may also submit your materials via email to:

We accept applications for the MFA and MFA/MA programs for Fall semesters only.
We accept applications for the MA program for either Fall or Spring semester.

For further information please email:

Dr. Richard S. Carr

Department Chair

(907) 474-6361

or to:


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