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The Department of Creative Writing
University of California, Riverside
900 University Avenue
ARTS 121
Riverside , CA 92521

Tom Lutz, Chair & Professor of Creative Writing
Phone: 323.333.3210
E-mail: tom.lutz@ucr.edu

Marilyn Madrigal
Financial & Administrative Officer
Office: ARTS 126
Phone: 951.827.5491
E-mail: marilyn.madrigal@ucr.edu


Elaine Chacon
Advisor for students with names A-L
Office Location: INTN 3033A
Phone: 951.827.3343
Fax: 951.827.4651
Email: elaine.chacon@ucr.edu

Erika Santoyo
Advisor for students with names M-Z
Office Location: INTN 3033A
Phone: 951.827.5487
Fax: 951.827.4651
Email: erika.santoyo@ucr.edu

Advising Hours

Walk-In Hours: Mon-Thurs, 1-330 PM*
*Hours are subject to change

Make Appointment with Advisor

Benicia Mangram
Administrative Coordinator
Office: ARTS 129
E-mail: benicia@ucr.edu

Kathleen DeAtley
Program Promotions Manager
Office: ARTS 119
Phones: 951.827-3245
E-mail: kathleen.deatley@ucr.edu

Inquiry for MFA program:

Bryan Bradford, Coordinator
Phone: 951.827.5568
E-mail: MFAadvising@ucr.edu

For prospective freshman students:

Office of Relations with Schools
1120 Hinderaker Hall
Riverside, CA 92521
Phone: 951.827.4531
E-mail: discover@pop.ucr.edu

For prospective transfer students:

Transfer and Reentry Services
H101 Bannockburn
Riverside, CA 92521
Phone: 951.827.5307
E-mail: transfer@pop.ucr.edu