2020 Pre-College Summer Session Dates and Deadlines

October 1

Application Opens

February 10*

$25 Application Fee Waiver Ends

April 20*

Priority Application Deadline (non-scholarship applications accepted thereafter on a space-available basis through June 10)

May 8

Application Decision Letters Emailed (students applying after April 20 receive a decision letter within two weeks of application)

May 22*

$500 Deposit Deadline (for April 20 applicants)

July 10*

Final Payment Due for All Accepted Applicants

July 12

Program Begins

July 25

Student Gallery Exhibition

July 26

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 20 priority deadline will be considered on a space-available basis. Please note that this program does fill and admittance is competitive.