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MCAD alumni are part of what makes MCAD great.

The alumni association is committed to providing resources and benefits from the day you graduate on through your entire life.

First Year

MCAD Email Address
Your MCAD email address will stay active for twelve months after graduation. If you need assistance or have any questions please email alumni@mcad.edu.

Service Bureau printing
You have access to MCAD’s Service Bureau for twelve months after graduation. Complete an Alumni Access Proposal Form to submit your request. For alumni beyond twelve months, here is a list of printing resources in the area.


First Five Years

MCAD Art Sale
Participation in MCAD's annual Art Sale is open to all graduates within the past five years. Resources for student and alumni participants.


All Alumni

Alumni Directory
Connect with your classmates, network with other alumni in your area, and be a resource for current students! The biggest benefit for MCAD alumni is the global network of alumni available to you. Share or update your information now.

Alumni Events
MCAD alumni are more active than ever before. There are a number of events to get involved in. Take advantage of a lifelong learning opportunity, a critique with your fellow alumni, or a volunteer program. Keep your eye on the events calendar. Don’t yet see an event you want to participate in? Work with the alumni relations office to plan an alumni event in your region, email alumni@mcad.edu

Magazine and Newsletter
Stay up to date with the activities of the college with the annual issue of NEXT, the magazine of the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. Update your information to make sure you receive your copy! Plus, sign up for the monthly community e-newsletter.

Tuition Discounts
Children of MCAD alumni (alumni must have completed an undergraduate or graduate degree program) receive the MCAD Legacy Scholarship for $8,000 over four years ($2,000 per year) when enrolled full-time in an undergraduate degree program. To receive the MCAD Legacy Scholarship, students need to include alumni information on their admissions application. Alumni also receive discounts on non-credit continuing education courses, including the weekly life-drawing co-op.

Continuing Education Discount
Take 10% off of an MCAD Continuing Education class.

Starting Fall 2020 MCAD Alumni will be eligible for a 75% discount on a space-available basis on adult, noncredit classes.

Pre-College Summer Session Discount
Children of degreed MCAD alumni receive $275 off the Pre-College Summer Session, a two-week residential program for high school students.

Campus Access: Art Cellar and Library
Take advantage of the already-discounted supplies and material at MCAD’s Art Cellar, or use the resources and materials of MCAD's library for a $20 annual fee.

Career Development
MCAD Career Development is available to provide resources to help you succeed in your job search, including resumé and cover letter help, interviewing and networking skills, and job and internship search tips. Register at mcadcareerdevelopment.com or contact 612.874.3721 or careers@mcad.edu.

Alumni notes are published to mcad.edu, Facebook, and TwitterSubmit your news now. And share your work on social with #makemcad for a chance to be featured on Instagram.

Financial Aid
MCAD’s Financial Aid office can continue to provide information and guidance for alumni after graduation. If you have questions or need advice regarding your loans, email financial_aid@mcad.edu.

AICAD Member School Benefits 
The Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design (AICAD) is a consortium of the thirty-six leading art and design colleges in the nation. MCAD students and alumni are eligible for discounts on select AICAD programs.