students
&faculty

University students, meet possibilities. If you’re looking for information about all of the ways Playwrights’ Center connects universities and their students with programs and resources, you’re in the right place.

students&faculty
WE reach & empower
university students through
3

pillar programs

Find out which program is the right fit for you, right now.

INSTITUTIONAL MEMBERSHIP
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new plays on campus

ACCREDITED COURSES FOR STUDENTS
university courses

university courses

COMPETITIVE PROGRAM
Core apprentice

Core apprentice

INSTITUTIONAL
MEMBERSHIP

new plays on campus

Playwrights’ Center membership, designed for theater students and faculty at colleges and universities.

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new plays on campus
ACCREDITED COURSES FOR
STUDENTS

university courses

Online, accredited playwriting and television-writing courses taught by today’s leading writers in the field, for students from all over the country.

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university courses
COMPETITIVE
PROGRAM

Core apprentice

Fully-funded play development workshops for three student playwrights, combined with a nine-month mentorship with a professional playwright.

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Core apprentice
Arizona
Arizona State University

School of Film, Dance and Theatre

Georgia
Emory

Creative Writing Program

Idaho
Boise State University

Theatre, Film and Creative Writing

Indiana
Indiana University

Department of Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Iowa
Iowa State University

MFA Program in Creative Writing & Environment

Kentucky
Spalding University

Creative Writing

Massachusetts
Boston University

Boston Playwrights’ Theatre

Smith College

Department of Theatre

Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
Brown University

Department of Theatre Arts & Performance Studies

Texas
University of Texas – Austin

Department of Theatre and Dance

Utah
Brigham Young University

Theatre and Media Arts

Vermont
Bennington College

Theatre + Dance

Virginia
Hollins University

The Playwrights’ Lab, Playwriting MFA

West Viginia
West Virginia University

School of Theatre & Dance

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24
states
and counting

Playwrights’ Center is rapidly expanding its presence at universities across the US, and soon around the world. Explore our interactive map to dive in further.

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