We welcome students who choose to complete their bachelor's degree after attending a community college, as well as those who wish to transfer to MCLA from a four-year institution. MCLA enrolls close to 300 transfers annually and admission available for both fall and spring terms.
If you have earned 12 or more transferable college-level credits at an accredited college or university, you should apply for admission as a transfer.
MCLA Office of Admission
Attn: Kolumbia Cook
375 Church Street
North Adams, MA 01247
Additional Documentation may be requested by your admission counselor. Admission for transfer students operates on a rolling admission basis for the fall semester. We encourage you to apply before March 1 for priority consideration for academic scholarships and financial aid. Applicants for the spring term should apply by December 1.
As a student enrolled in a Massachusetts State community college, MCLA honors all levels of the MassTransfer program. Students who complete associate degrees under MassTransfer may be eligible for:
For more details visit: MASS.EDU/MASSTRANSFER
New York students can expect a personalized admission process designed to maximize credit transfers.