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

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Key Dates for Summer Registration

The Registrar has released the Summer list of Dates & Deadlines, and a partial list is available here for

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Announcing a New MFA in Literary Translation at San Francisco State University

The Creative Writing Department at San Francisco State University is pleased to announce a new MFA Program in Literary Translation.

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.