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

Andrew Winer, Chair & Associate Professor
Office: 4159 INTS
Phone: (951) 827-5569
E-mail: andrew.winer@ucr.edu

Reasey Heang
Financial & Administrative Officer
Office: ARTS 126
Phone: (951) 827-5491
E-mail: reasey.heang@ucr.edu

Viviane Baerenklau
Academic Advisor
Office: ARTS 130
E-mail: PAadvising@ucr.edu

Walk-In and Appointments

  • Walk-ins are limited to 10 minutes
  • Appointments are available for 15 or 30 minutes

Please go here to see available appointment times. Walk-ins DO NOT need to make appointments—students check in at the reception in ARTS121 in order to see the Academic Advisor.

Benicia Jacob
Administrative Coordinator
Office: ARTS 129
Phone: (951) 827-5424
E-mail: benicia.jacob@ucr.edu

Cynthia Redfield
Financial Analyst
Office: ARTS 128
Phone: (951) 827-2127
E-mail: cindy.redfield@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

Susan Straight, Director of MFA Program
E-mail: susan.straight@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.ed