Advanced-level courses are primarily workshop-driven and are designed for students who are well into their projects. Admission is by submission only and the selection process is competitive. It is recommended that students take intermediate-level courses prior to submitting their work. For instructions on submitting work, contact the Writers’ Program at (310) 825-9415 or go to The submission deadline for winter is December 2 at 9 am (PST). Visitors are not permitted in advanced-level courses.