College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
MFA Creative Writing

The Application Process

Graduate school applications are available through Butler's Admission Office at (317) 940-8100, or you may complete an online application.

In addition to the application, you will need to send:

  1. A writing sample in your preferred genre (12 pages of poetry or 30 pages of prose).
  2. A statement of interest.
  3. Two letters of recommendation.
  4. Transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions attended.

Send all application materials to:

Graduate Admissions Office
Butler University
4600 Sunset Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46208

Application Deadline

We are currently accepting applications for the 2015-2016 school year, with an application deadline of March 16, 2015.

For questions or for further information, contact Hilene Flanzbaum at (800) 368-6852. ext. 9860.