BRIDGE Courses


The Columbia University School of the Arts Writing Program offers free non-credit writing workshops to all current Columbia and Barnard students, Columbia affiliates, and alumni. These courses are taught by current MFA Writing students in the graduate Writing Program, and are aimed at exploring the genres of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry while offering critical feedback on student work.





The CA/T BRIDGE Program is pleased to offer a second session this spring.

Classes will begin on March 30, 2018 and will run through April 30, 2018


You can download the Spring 2018 Session II BRIDGE Course Packet here.


Registration Periods

The priority deadline to register for spring BRIDGE classes is: Monday, March 26, 2018.



How to Register


Submit your course preferences online.



Late Registration

If you are interested in signing up for a class, but have missed the priority deadline, send an email directly to




If you have a question about a specific class, you may email the instructor directly. All and any other questions may be directed to the BRIDGE program coordinator at