2017 Pre-College Applications

February 1 (Priority Deadline) & April 17 (General Deadline)

Certain majors fill up quickly. Admitted students whose applications are post-marked by February 1, 2017 will be ensured the majors of their choice and will be given priority consideration for financial aid.

Following the February 1 Priority Deadline, preference will be given to applications received by April 17, 2017 or until the program reaches maximum capacity. Financial Aid will continue to be awarded as funds remain available.

Apply Online Paper Application (pdf)

Pay Application Fee

Pre-College Application Checklist:

  • 2017 Online application or Printable application (available by November 1st)
  • Application Fee: $25, non-refundable, payable by check or credit card
  • Submit a one-page (250 words) Word Portrait. Tell us what makes you, YOU.  Please include your strengths, weaknesses, quirks and if you are a puddle jumper or one who likes to keep their shoes puddle free. Have fun!
  • Obtain + submit a letter of recommendation from a counselor or an art teacher.
  • Copy of your high school transcript(s): both official and unofficial transcripts will be accepted
  • The Financial Aid application questions are included in the online/print application. Tax forms from your parents/guardians are required to be considered for Financial Aid.

Our mailing address: Maine College of Art CS, Pre-College 2017, 522 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101

If you have any questions about deadlines, programs or financial aid, please call us directly at 207.699.5061 or email us at cstudy@meca.edu. We are here to help!