Orientation is a time for you to get answers to all of your last-minute questions and fully prepare for the start of your program at MCAD.

In most cases, orientation is required for new students. RSVP information and additional orientation details will be emailed to you. If you have questions, email

Orientation Fall 2019

Aug 18–24New MA student online orientation
online; this short orientation workshop is designed to ensure you will be a successful online learner at MCAD
Aug 20–21New international student orientation
get acclimated to life in the United States before your program starts
Aug 22–23New MFA student orientation
get introduced to students, faculty, and staff; technical support areas; departments; and get your studio space
Aug 24–25New undergraduate student orientation
meet fellow students, learn about resources available to you, pick up your MCAD laptop, tour the campus. View the schedule.


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