2021 Pre-College Summer Session Dates and Deadlines

March 1

Application Opens

March 15*

$25 Application Fee Waiver Ends

April 30*

Priority Application Deadline (non-scholarship applications accepted thereafter on a space-available basis through June 15)

May 7

Application 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 18

Program Begins

July 31

Student Gallery Exhibition

August 1

Program 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.