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Congratulations On Your Acceptance to MCLA!

What's Next?

  • Class of 2015, 93% employed or attending graduate school, 26% completed an internship, 12% studied abroadStart the Enrollment Process: submitting an enrollment deposit secures your space for the spring or fall semesters. 
  • Financial Aid:  Need-based financial aid is determined by submitting the FAFSA and MCLA's Financial Aid Application as soon as possible. Financial aid packages are processed and awarded late March to early April. 
Already submitted your enrollment deposit? 

Make sure to follow these next steps:

checkHealth ServicesMCLA requires each matriculated student to submit verification of medical examination and past immunization records. An examination form can be downloaded here: MCLA Health Form
checkLaptop Initiative: Need a laptop? Our Laptop Initiative will help you get ready for start of the semester.
checkOrientation and Registration Details: All students will receive invitation to an orientation program this summer. Designed as a transition program, students attend various seminars, meet classmates and register for classes.
checkCampus HousingResidence Hall assignments will be determined during the summer by Residential Programs and Services. A contract requesting housing preferences, options, and housing regulations will be sent out in June. Preference is given to students who submit their deposit early and complete their housing information on time.


Pay Enrollment Deposit

Paying your deposit now secures your spot for the spring or fall semesters.


Financial Aid

Information on how to apply for Financial Aid, and types of assistance available. 

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