Welcome to Department/School Name

The mission of the Creative Writing Department is to make our writers attentive readers of the literatures of the world and socially aware members of society, who can use writing for self-expression, explorations of the possibilities of the medium, as well as in service of social causes and concerns.

News & Announcements

Transfer 115 Release Party

Transfer Magazine 115 release part will be on Tuesday, May 15th from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. at the SFSU Poetry Center, Humanities Building Room 512. Magazines will be for sale at the event.

Summer 2018 Class Schedule Now Available

The Creative Writing Summer Class Schedule is now available on our website.

Spring 2018 Creative Writing Classes

C W course list always available by clicking Student Resources at the top of our department homepage page, then navigating to

Grad Student Jen Cross' Book Helps Sex Abuse Survivors Heal through Writing

Congratulations to Creative Writing MFA Candidate Jen Cross on the publication of her new work Writing Ourselves Whole.

Contact Us

Creative Writing Department
San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway Avenue
Humanities Building, Room 573

Phone: (415) 338-1891
Email: cwriting@sfsu.edu
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.