Contact & Visit

Campus Visits Contact

Kathryn Quin-Easter
Admissions Coordinator / Campus Visit Coordinator

Maine College of Art
97 Spring St.
Portland, ME 04101



Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
The Gorman Student Center ("Living Room")
The Student Gallery
Individual Major Spaces
Institute of Contemporary Art at MECA
Computer Labs

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: No
Dates: Year-round
Times: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. every weekday; some Saturdays
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews

Information Sessions

1:30 p.m. every weekday; some Saturdays

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available


Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available


Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Portland International Jetport, Portland ME Logan International Airport, Boston MA Manchester Airport, Manchester NH Amtrack/Downeaster, Portland ME Concord Trailways, Portland ME Mermaid Transportation, Portland ME Vermont Transit, Portland ME METRO (City Bus), Portland ME Portland Explorer (City Bus), Portland ME ABC Taxi, Town Taxi, Airport Limo/Taxi, AI Taxi, Elite Taxi, Old Port Taxi, Trust Taxi; Portland ME

Driving Instructions to Campus
From the north Take Interstate 295 to Exit 7, Franklin Street. From the south Take the Maine Turnpike northbound to Exit 6A, Interstate 295. Follow Interstate 295 to Exit 7, Franklin Street. Stay on Franklin Street to the fifth light, where it intersects with Middle Street, and take a right onto Middle Street. Follow Middle Street as it becomes Spring Street. Look for the Cumberland County Civic Center on your right; Clapp House is not far past the Civic Center, also on your right at 97 Spring Street. Clapp House is the Greek Revival mansion on the right side of the road, with a carved granite Maine College of Art sign on street level; the Admissions Office is on the first floor. The Porteous Building, a studio and classroom building and home of the Student Affairs Office, is at 522 Congress Street (rear entrance on Free Street). The Baxter Building, a studio and classroom building and home of the President's Office, is at 619 Congress Street.


Applicants: 440
Acceptance Rate: 64%
Average HS GPA: 3.18



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