|For the 2016–17 Academic Year||Annual|
|Technology and Service Fees – MFA*||$250|
|Studio Fee – MFA*||$100|
|Transcript – one time charge||$50|
|Mandatory Health Insurance||tba|
|Optional MECA Residence Hall Rates||Per Summer|
|Housing Placement Fee (non-refundable)||$100|
|Housing Security Deposit**||$100|
Students who withdraw from the college during a trimester may be eligible for a refund. A refund is a reduction in the original tuition and housing charges, rather than a portion of the amount already paid to the college. The withdrawal date is established by the receipt of a written withdrawal notice by the Registrar’s Office.
|Summer||Fall||Spring||Percentage of Refund|
|Exit form filed by||6.19.17||9.5.17||1.24.18||75%|
|Exit form filed by||6.26.17||9.12.17||1.31.18||40%|
|No refund after||6.26.17||9.12.17||1.31.18||0%|
*This will be charged on 1st semester invoice.
**This is a refundable security deposit for students applying for on-campus housing. The Housing Security Deposit, less any damages, will be returned at the end of the summer if the student billing account is current.
Financial Aid & Scholarships
MECA offers several types of financial aid to help offset the costs of tuition. Aid is in the form of merit grants and federal loans, teaching assistantships, scholarships and work-study opportunities. One hundred percent of MFA students receive at least one type of grant aid. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Leeanna Morris, MFA ’14, Accumulated Fellowship (detail), 2014, stoneware, enamel