Dates & Deadlines

Contact Study Abroad

Yvonne Schmidt
Study Abroad Coordinator

yvonne.schmidt@mesacc.edu

Southern & Dobson

Building: NU 6
P: 480-461-7870 | F: 480-461-7139

Hours

Fall & Spring Semesters:
Mon-Fri: 8 am - 5 pm
Closed Sat and Sun

Summer Semester:
Mon-Thu: 7 am - 6 pm
Closed Fri, Sat and Sun

Apply to a Program

Your first step is to complete the online application (coming soon!).

Application Deadline: February 27, 2015

Space is limited, so apply early to reserve your place! Late applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.   You should expect to hear back from your faculty Program Director within 2 weeks of submission.

Deposit & Payment Deadlines

View the helpful guide:  How to Pay for Study Abroad

Deposit Due Date: Upon acceptance to program

After acceptance and completion of post decision documents, a $250 deposit (applied to the program fee) is required to secure your place in a study abroad program. Please visit Cashier Services or call 480.461.7400 to make payment.  The $250 deposit is non-refundable after the program fee payment deadline of March 20, 2015.

Program Fee Due Date:  Friday, March 27, 2015.

Tuition Due Date: Listed in your Student Center

Program Fee & Tuition Payments:  CURRENT MCC Students

Payments can be made to MCC Cashier Services after completing online post decision documents  acknowledging payment deadlines & refund policy.

BY PHONE at 480.461.7400 (press 3) with Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express

IN PERSON at the Cashiers Office at the Southern & Dobson and Red Mountain campuses by cash, check, money order, or debit/credit card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express)

ONLINE (after program fee is posted) at: my.maricopa.edu

BY MAIL with check made payable to:

Mesa Community College
Attention: Cashier Services
1833 W. Southern Ave.
Mesa, AZ  85202
Make sure to denote program and list student ID on check.

Program Fee & Tuition Payments:  NEW MCC Students

  • You must apply or reapply for admission by completing a Student Information Form available online at my.maricopa.edu at the New Student Center.
    • You may also apply by calling Student Services at 480.461.7700 (press 1) or following the steps here.
  • After admission, pay program fees and tuition to Cashier Services (using the methods above) according to the applicable deadlines.  You may make monthly payments toward your program fee.  Call Cashier Services at 480.461.7400 for more information.
  • If you are an in-state student, you must submit a Student Declaration of Citizenship or Status form in order to avoid being charged out-of-state tuition.  If you are enrolled at another MCCCD college, ensure that MCC has required residency documents on file by calling Admissions & Records
  • Tuition is paid separately from program fees and can be paid online or at Cashier Services when registration begins for the Summer semester.

Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship Application Deadline: Friday, Feb. 27, 2015  at 11:59 pm

Students can apply online HERE for MCC Study Abroad Merit-based or Need-based Scholarships. If applying for a needs-based scholarship, your FAFSA should be filed at least 30 days prior to the deadline (by Jan. 27, 2015). Awards will be announced in mid-March, 2015.

Mandatory Orientation Session

Mark your calendar for the mandatory pre-departure orientation!

April 11, 2015 from 9 am - 2 pm

Location:  LB145 in the Paul A. Elsner Library

Some programs may require additional meetings. Be sure your email contact information is current in my.maricopa.edu and with your Program Director

Passports

This is your most important travel document!  Be sure to allow at least 6 weeks of processing time for first time applicants and renewals. Visit the U.S. Department of State Students Abroad website for current fees and processing times.