2021 Pre-College Summer Session Dates and Deadlines

March 1 Application Opens
April 30*Priority Application Deadline (non-scholarship applications accepted thereafter on a space-available basis through June 15)
May 7Application Decision Letters Emailed (students applying after April 20 receive a decision letter within two weeks of application)
May 28*$500 Deposit Deadline (for April 30 applicants)
July 10*Final Payment Due for All Accepted Applicants
July 18Program Begins
July 31Student Gallery Exhibition
August 1Program Ends


Questions? Find more program information below or contact us at or 612.874.3765.

*Deadlines listed are dates by which materials are due to MCAD Continuing Education; they are not postmark deadlines. Late applications received after the April 30 priority deadline will be considered on a space-available basis. Please note that this program does fill and admittance is competitive.