Schedule a Visit

Visit MECA’s campus to see our unique community at work. We encourage you and your family to come tour our facilities and specialized equipment, walk through our studios and talk with our students and faculty.

Undergraduate (BFA) Tours for Individual Students & Families

Due to our BFA Thesis installation, we are unable to accommodate tours from April 28 – May 4, 2017. Sorry for the inconvenience!

Undergraduate (BFA) campus tours are available Monday through Friday, usually at 1pm; they last about 1 hour. Please contact the Admissions Office to schedule a visit. Personal interviews and portfolio reviews are also available and can be conducted after a tour of the campus.

To schedule your individual visit, please contact the Office of Admissions at, or by phone at 800.699.1509.

Undergraduate (BFA) Tours for High School Groups

Due to our BFA Thesis installation, we are unable to accommodate tours from April 28 – May 4, 2017. Sorry for the inconvenience!

BFA Group Tours for high school groups are available by appointment on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays for a maximum of 45 students. We’re sorry we are unable to accommodate group tours on Tuesdays or Thursdays for the Spring 2017 semester.

Please contact the Office of Admissions at or by phone at 800.699.1509 to set up a visit! If you would like to bring a group of middle school students, please contact Liam Sullivan, Director of Enrollment and Outreach, at or 207.699.5037.

Graduate (MFA + MAT) Tours

visits during Spring 2017 are available by appointment. Master of Fine Arts visits will start with an info session with the Director and/or Chair of the program, followed by a tour of the campus with a current MFA student or MAT counselor. The entire visit lasts about 1.5–2 hours. Master of Arts in Teaching visits will start with a tour of the department and facilities with a current MAT student, and can be followed by an information session with a current student and/or the MAT Admissions Counselor. The visit should last about 1–1.5 hours.

To schedule your graduate visit, please contact Adrienne Kitko, Graduate Programs Admissions Counselor, at or 207.699.5023.

Open Houses at MECA

Visit us for a Open House! These events are a great opportunity to see MECA’s amazing facilities, have a portfolio review, and meet with our students, faculty, and staff. Please see below for information on upcoming Open House dates and recommended hotels.

Upcoming Open Houses

We currently have no Open House dates planned for the rest of the spring, but we will be updating this page soon with a special summer portfolio workshop! The date and schedule will be announced in the coming weeks, and registration will be available below.

We will also have our fall schedule of Open Houses ready this summer. When those dates have been determined, we will post them here and add the registration below.

Open House Parents’ Talk

Watch the Parent’s Talk from our latest Open House and learn more about MECA!

Please note: MECA is now accepting applications. Please contact the Admissions Office through the above information if you would like to check your application status or if you have any questions.