West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV


School notes

Degrees Offered



Fiction, Poetry, CNF

Residency type


Program length

3 years

Financial Aid

ALL admits MFAs receive full tuition remission and a stipend (currently: $16650 + $1000 for summer training program in teaching before their first year)

Teaching opportunities

TAships are available. All students take a class in pedagogy.

Editorial opportunities

Cheat River Review, national literary journal [cheatriverreview.com]

Cross-genre study

All students take one workshop outside their genre


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