Creative Writing

About Us

In the Creative Writing Programs at EWU, we foster creativity, diversity and individual style. In our courses, you’ll be allowed to fully explore your vision of writing and publishing.

Why Study Creative Writing at Eastern?

We are committed to excellence and student success.


Get Hands-On Experience

Participate in writing workshops and receive peer feedback and critique.

Teach Others

Our grad students can also intern as teachers for Writers in the Community (WITC), which makes creative writing accessible to the public.

Be a Part of Get Lit!

Earn credit interning as a host or event planner for Spokane's annual Get Lit! Festival.

Careers in Creative Writing

Earning a degree or minor in Creative Writing from Eastern Washington University leads to many career opportunities:


Arts Administrator
Creative Director
Editorial Assistant
Magazine Journalist
Web Content Manager