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Updated June 26, 2020 – Read MECA’s 2020-2021 Welcome to Campus Plan here. For additional information, including move-in dates and answers to other frequently asked questions, please see 2020-2021 Welcome to Campus Plan FAQ.

Upcoming Undergraduate Info Sessions + Presentations

New Student Prep Session
Wednesday, July 8 | 4:30pm EDT

New first-year and transfer students can learn how to best prepare for the fall. Hosted by Jen Doebler, Director of Student Life.

COVID-19 Information Session
Wednesday, July 8 | 5:30pm EDT

Learn how COVID-19 is being addressed by local and state government in Maine and hear the most up-to-date plans for the year ahead. Hosted by Beth Elicker, Executive Vice President, Ian Anderson, Dean of the College and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and André S.F. van de Putte, Chief Enrollment Management Officer.

Transfer Information Session
Tuesday, July 14 | 5:30pm EDT
Incoming and prospective transfer students will learn more about application steps specific for transfer students, how credits transfer, getting a preliminary transcript evaluation, and more. Hosted by Admissions Counselors Emily Brighi and Justin Desper.

MECA Admissions Presentation
Monday, July 20 | 3pm EDT

Designed for all prospective students to the BFA/undergraduate program, this presentation will help you learn more about Maine College of Art, including our majors and facilities, available financial aid and scholarships, and how to apply. We’ll also show you lots of student work from all years and majors. Hosted by Admissions Counselors Justin Desper and London Dupere.

Counseling Information Session
Friday, July 31 | 5:30pm EDT

Learn more about what counseling and wellness services are available at MECA and how to access them. Hosted by Sheila Geant, Coordinator of Counseling and Wellness.

Portfolio Prep for Rising Seniors
Wednesday, August 5 | 3pm EDT

When applying to college, your portfolio is the most important piece — it helps us get to know who you are as a person and as an artist. Rising seniors can learn what we look for in a completed portfolio, what will help you stand out, and how to hone your artistic voice. Hosted by Admissions Counselors Aeron Metzger and Emily Brighi.


Admissions Event Registration, Summer 2020

  • We will send a confirmation email, schedule information, and meeting links to this email address. To ensure that you receive our emails to your inbox, please add to your contacts.
  • You can register for multiple events on this form. We will send any zoom links and passwords 24 hours before the event begins.
  • If you are registering for multiple sessions, please indicate which session your question(s) might apply to.


Virtual Tours, Exhibitions, & Appointments

Virtual Campus Tour
Guided Virtual ICA Exhibition

Virtual Guided Tour of the current exhibition in MECA’s Institute of Contemporary Art, Some Things We Can Do Together: Megan and Murray McMillan

Schedule a Virtual Portfolio Review

Virtual Portfolio Reviews of your artwork

Schedule an Appointment with your Admissions Counselor

Appointments with your Admissions Counselor about the application process

Schedule an Appointment with Financial Aid

Individual Financial Aid Appointments to discuss funding your arts education