Congratulations on your acceptance to Maine College of Art & Design!

Important Dates

Enrollment Deadline
Friday, December 9, 2022 

New Student Orientation
Tuesday, January 17, 2023

Classes Begin
Wednesday, January 18, 2023

Enrolling at Maine College of Art & Design

To enroll in Salt at MECA&D for Spring 2023, please log in to your applicant status page to submit the Reply to Offer of Admission form and the $300 non-refundable enrollment fee to the Admissions Office by Friday, December 9, 2022. Please check your email for your login credentials for your applicant status page to view your decision letter and submit the form and fees.

After you enroll, you may opt in to on-campus housing if you so choose. If you would like to live on-campus, and you have not yet submitted the $200 housing fee and deposit, please submit your fees on your applicant status page as soon as possible(The $200 housing deposit includes a $100 one-time non-refundable housing placement fee and a $100 refundable housing security deposit.) After you submit your housing fee, please fill out and submit the housing application form that you can find linked on your applicant status page. Please note that both payment and the application are necessary to hold your place in on-campus housing. All housing assignments will be emailed to students as soon as possible.

Financial Aid

If you have not already done so, submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to the U.S. Department of Education at, making sure to list MECA’s Title IV code (011673) on the form.

• If your FAFSA data is currently on file at MECA, you should receive a financial aid award letter within 1 to 3 weeks.

• Please note that only citizens/permanent residents of the U.S. are eligible for need-based financial aid.

The Office of Financial Aid can be contacted at 207.699.5074 or

Billing Information

After your Enrollment Fee has been received, Student Accounts will process your billing information. You will receive a bill for tuition, fees, room and board costs if applicable, and health insurance unless you opt out. Payment for the Spring semester is due in full by Friday, December 16, 2022 or as soon as possible based on your enrollment date.

To discuss payment options, including payment plans, please contact Student Accounts at or at 207.699.5049.

Disabilities Services

MECA&D provides a wide range of services to qualified students with disabilities. Students who wish to request accommodations should contact the Disabilities Services Coordinator at or 207.699.5035 to review procedures and discuss next steps.


Orientation is required for all new students and begins on Tuesday, January 17, 2023. Orientation information will be sent from Student Life. Contact with questions about Orientation or Student Life.