Our comprehensive undergraduate curriculum makes the range of our teaching available to all students.
Minor in Creative Writing. We welcome applications from current UBC students and from others; however, external applicants must have applied to UBC for admission to be considered for the BFA program. You will graduate with a grounding in the professional standards and expectations for your chosen genres — screen, stage, fiction, comics, and more — equipping you to work in those fields.
They can also be taken as freestanding electives, and can be used to build bespoke undergraduate degree programs. Admission to the Program Students must have 3rd year standing1 in order to enter the Major.
Only those with formal third year standing can be enrolled into the Major. All and level CRWR courses are open-enrolment. The application window is only open for a short period, beginning in January, and admits students to our Major for the subsequent Winter Session — for instance, students who applied in early were admitted as Majors for the 18W academic year, and started their studies in September Year 2 students who anticipate they will achieve Year 3 standing at the end of the Winter Session see Promotion Requirements and students in Year 3 or higher, including transfer students, are welcome to apply.
Creative Writing offers courses in multiple genres, but may not offer classes in each genre every year.