Room 222


Welcome to the Boston University Creative Writing Program. Our promise to writers who join us is a fair amount of time in our river-view workshop room, and time shared with other writers in a common, most difficult pursuit, the perfection of one’s craft. As you explore this site, we hope you’ll discover for yourself why the BU MFA is one of the finest and most prestigious in the country, with its renowned faculty, intensive coursework, and unique Global Fellowships. Click below to learn more about our unique and outstanding program.

An overview
of the program

The Director's letter

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The Global Fellowships

Our MFA students have the opportunity to live, write, and explore for up to three months, anywhere in the world.

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The Legacy
of Room 222

Read about our two most celebrated workshops

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