Writer's Studio (Graham School-University of Chicago)

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Year Round


TUITION / COST:varies by course
SCHOLARSHIP:None Available

PHONE: 773-702-5012
EMAIL: writersstudio@uchicago.edu
WEBSITE: https://grahamschool.uchicago.edu/content/writers-studio

Courses in writing fiction, creative nonfiction, screenplays, and poetry designed for working adults serious about honing their craft. Offered evenings and Saturdays at a convenient downtown Chicago location. Online writing groups and one-on-one manuscript consultation are also available.

Take your writing to the next level in courses taught by working writers who are also gifted teachers, alongside fellow students who are as passionate, serious, and smart as you are. Enroll as your interests and schedule dictate in our open courses, or pursue a more sustained, rigorous course of study in our certificate program.

Designed with busy adult students in mind, our noncredit courses are offered evenings and weekends at the University of Chicago's Gleacher Center in downtown Chicago. See our website, https://grahamschool.uchicago.edu/content/writers-studio, for more details about our courses, instructors, and location.

Your writing matters. Get to work on it.


Featured Writers Include:

Lauren Cowen, Kevin Davis, Dina Elenbogen, Eileen Favorite, Stephanie Friedman, Alice George, Esther Hershenhorn, Susan Hubbard, Benjamin Lytal, Jennifer McDonald, Colleen O'Brien, Bayo Ojikutu, Scott Onak, Cecilia Pinto, Mark Rader, Matthias Regan, Sarah Terez Rosenblum, Natalie Tilghman, & Gary Wilson.


Poetry, Fiction, Creative nonfiction, Playwriting, Screenwriting, Children's literature


The University of Chicago—Gleacher Center
450 N. Cityfront Plaza Drive
Illinois, United States

The University of Chicago Writer's Studio

The University of Chicago Writer’s Studio is the creative home to writers of all genres and ambitions. We feature open-enrollment, noncredit writing classes in Chicago and online that are designed to inspire and challenge. We also offer manuscript consultations and free community events. Whether you are dabbling in creative writing or professional writing, establishing or honing your craft, we strive to provide engaging classes and community that serve your needs.

Write with us! Visit our website for classes and events in downtown Chicago and online: https://grahamschool.uchicago.edu/write.