Permission to register in a creative writing workshop is at the discretion of the course instructor. All interested students must submit a portfolio to by Monday, July 30, 2018 for fall term courses and Tuesday, October 30, 2018 for winter term courses. Students will receive an acknowledgement email to confirm the department has received their portfolio. Decisions will be communicated by email no later than Tuesday, August 7, 2018 for fall term courses, and Tuesday, November 6, 2018 for winter term courses. Successful applicants will be granted an override to facilitate registration. If workshops are not full, portfolio submissions past this deadline may be considered by the instructor. 

Acceptance into a workshop is not guaranteed; students are advised to register in an alternate course until the selection process is complete.

Sample portfolios are available at the links below.

Portfolio Requirements:

Course Code Title Instructor Term Other
ENGL 2903 A Fiction Workshop R. Taylor F Poster
ENGL 2915 A Creative Non-Fiction Workshop R. Taylor F Poster
ENGL 3902A Screenwriting Workshop N. Bozak F
ENGL 4915 A Advanced Writing Workshop D. Stymeist F
ENGL 2901 A Poetry Workshop W
ENGL 3903 A Intermediate Fiction Workshop N. Bozak W
ENGL 3915 A Special Topics in Writing W