Part-time, online The Writer’s Studio — Online

TWS Online - Program details


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We also offer The Writer's Studio in Vancouver.

Visit The Writer's Studio calendar  for times of workshops and live sessions.

You'll work through two and a half semesters:


  • Complete the fall core course, Creative Writing 1, and meet with your workshop group
  • Attend the online mentor readings 


  • Complete the spring core course, Creative Writing 2, and meet with your workshop group
  • Attend and participate in online student readings


  • Participate in mentor consults and meet with your workshop group
  • Complete your final portfolio
  • Attend the guest author panel

Note: Our live sessions take place on weekday evenings and weekends at noon, Vancouver time. Please check the time difference in your region to ensure the timing works for you. 

Duration 10 months
Upcoming term
September 2020–June 2021
Courses There are seven courses in addition to several other activities.
Learning materials We will provide all learning materials.

$5,200 (including $100 admission fee). The entire tuition fee, which is non-refundable after classes begin, is due on August 10.

Financial aid information is available on our tuition and scholarships page.

Application fee $75 (non-refundable
Application deadline The application period is from May 1–June 30, 2020.