Prospective Student

Congratulations on Choosing MCLA To Be Your College

MCLA admits candidates who wish to participate in a challenging academic environment and who exhibit potential for growth.

Submitting Admission Requirements 

All first year students must submit all required documents through the Common Application. Transfer, Re-admission, Graduate and Adult Learners can submit the required MCLA Online Application and supporting documents by mail, email, or fax.

Office of Admission
375 Church Street
North Adams, MA 01247

Fax: 413.662.5179

The following dates pertain to fall and spring undergraduate enrollment.  If you already have your undergraduate degree, check out our graduate programs

Fall Admission and Financial Aid Timeline

December 1                     Rolling Admission Cycle Begins. Early action applicants reviewed.
December 15Early Action Acceptances Mailed
March 1Financial Aid Priority Deadline
January - MayRolling Admission Cycle Begins
May 1Accepted Students' Deposit Due
May - AugustRolling Admissions Cycle Continues

Spring Admission Timeline

September 15                   Rolling Admission Cycle Begins
October 16Spring Decisions Begin
December 4Transfer Day
September - January 15Rolling Admission Cycle Continues



800.969.MCLA or 413.662.5410