Join Writers' Village University with a full membership.

  • Get full access to over 300 courses, including our popular MFA Courses.
  • Join one of our many Writing Groups
  • Have full access to all WVU's writing tools and reference material--all in on place.
  • New courses begin every week, including 2-week MFA courses for busy schedules.
  • Writers' Village University MFA and Creative Writing Certificates.

To make it easier to join, you can now make three monthly payments through PayPal (No PayPal account is needed.)

Please be aware that all memberships are processed manually…it is not an automated process.  Allow more time for evenings and weekends. Once your account is activated, you'll receive log-in information for the member area and a welcome letter from your WVU Site Guide to help you get started.




For first time members: One year Writers' Village University membership. $99
($30 registration fee is included in price)


For existing members: One year Writers' Village University membership renewal. $69


3-Year  Writers' Village University membership. $175

Lifetime WVU Membership

Lifetime Writers' Village University membership. $350


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One Year WVU Membership

One Year WVU Memberships are $99 for the first year, then $69 to renew.


30-Day Trial Membership (Monthly Billing)

$30 for the first month, then $10 per month.


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