Fees & Deadlines

We have been forced to cancel our summer workshops in Squaw Valley due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Information on this page is no longer accurate. Visit our program pages for more information.

Poetry Workshop
Writers Workshops

Applications open on January 1, 2020

POETRY WORKSHOPWRITERS WORKSHOPS
Program DatesJune 20 - 27, 2020July 6-13, 2020
Deadline to ApplyMarch 28, 2020
(before midnight PST)
March 28, 2020
(before midnight PST)
Application Fee$35 $40
Acceptance NotificationOn or before May 1, 2020
On or before May 10, 2020
Deposit - NonrefundableA deposit of $800 will be due upon acceptance. (Awards of financial aid may reduce this amount.)A deposit of $800 will be due upon acceptance. (Awards of financial aid may reduce this amount.)
Deposit DeadlineMay 10, 2020May 20, 2020
Tuition$1,250*$1,400*
HousingNot included in tuition. See Housing & Meals.Not included in tuition. See Housing & Meals.
Housing & Tuition BalanceDue on or before June 10, 2020Due on or before June 20, 2020
Registration/First Day of ConferenceSaturday, June 22, 2020Monday, July 8, 2020
Program Website
Make sure to read all information before applying
Poetry WebsiteWriters Workshops Website
ReturneesReturning Poetry Lottery Information & Application-Fiction Participants may attend 2 out of 3 years.

-Nonfiction Participants must take two sessions off before reapplying.

Financial Aid & ScholarshipsView Financial Aid InformationView Financial Aid Information
Application FormApply Now (Poetry)Writers Workshops Application Form

*Prices subject to change without notice.

FAQ’s

Does the Tuition include Housing?

No. See Housing & Meals.

Does the Tuition include meals?

Six dinners are included in the tuition; you are on your own for breakfast and lunch. See Housing & Meals.

Is the Non-Refundable Deposit in addition to the tuition?

No, it is part of the tuition, a payment toward the full tuition.