Undergraduate Admission Procedures

First Year (Freshman) Admission

MICA offers several admission plans for First Year applicants.

Review each plan and decided which one is best for you. If you have questions, don't hesitate to reach out to the Office of Undergraduate Admission at 410-225-2222 or admissions@mica.edu.

First Year Admission Plans

Spring 2019 First Year Regular Decision Nov. 1, 2018

The deadline for admission/scholarship applications for Spring 2019 First Year students under the Regular Decision plan is November 1, 2018, with financial aid applications due November 15, 2018.   Spring 2019 First Year Regular Decision

First Year Early Decision Nov. 1, 2018

The deadline for admission/scholarship and financial aid applications from First Year Students applying under the Early Decision plan is November 1, 2018. If MICA is your first choice for college study, you may want to consider our Early Decision Plan. The plan is designed to let you know of our admission decision early in your senior year and is intended for talented students with strong academic records.   Fall 2019 First Year-Early Decision

First Year Early Action I Dec. 1, 2018

The deadline for admission/scholarship and financial aid applications for First Year students applying under the Early Action I plan is December 1, 2018.   Fall 2019 First Year-Early Action

First Year Early Action II Jan. 5, 2019

The deadline for admission/scholarship and financial aid applications for First Year students applying under the Early Action II plan is January 5, 2019.   Fall 2019 First Year-Early Action

Fall 2019 First Year Regular Decision Feb. 1, 2019

The deadline for admission/scholarship applications for First Year students applying under the Regular Decision plan is February 1, 2019. Under the Regular Decision plan, there are three deadlines you'll want to track. Unlike the Early Decision option, the Regular Decision plan is non-binding.   Fall 2019 First Year-Regular Decision

Competitive Scholarships for Entering Freshman

Competitive Scholarships for Entering Freshman

MICA offers a number of competitive scholarship opportunities for high school seniors. These prestigious scholarship competitions are designed to recognize and reward artistic talent and academic achievement. Scholarships are open to students from the United States and abroad. Click the link below to learn more.

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