Thank you for visiting Spalding University’s MFA in Writing Alumni Website.
We are the proud graduates of the Spalding Low-Residency MFA in Writing Program, one of the top ten Poet and Writer’s picks year after year. You can find any one of our 550 members of the Spalding Alumni Association living in the United States and throughout the world. Our members are published in book-length fiction, short stories, creative nonfiction, and poetry. Our screen writers have sold works to Disney, and our play writers have plays appearing in theatres in the U.S. and abroad.
Our alumni have earned many accolades, including the following: The Flannery O’Connor Award for short Fiction, The Edgerton New American Play Award, and the E.B. White Honor Book Award.
One of our poets was named Poet Laureate of Kentucky for 2013-2014. Our alumni teach in MFA and undergraduate writing programs and have earned national fellowships.
We host continuing education seminars and workshops annually at Homecoming. Our alumni attend residencies abroad and Spalding Con, a continuing education program hosted by the Spalding MFA in Writing Program, designed specifically for alumni
Mostly, we are a group committed to writing and helping other writers. Please explore our website and learn more about the Spalding MFA in Writing Alumni Association.