Out of an abundance of caution, the EMCC staff and faculty are currently working remotely due to the current COVID-19 outbreak. We are closely monitoring the situation and as soon as circumstances allow, we will resume all normal activities on campus. In the meantime, we are HERE FOR YOU. To request a phone or ZOOM appointment with an admissions counselor, call 207-974-4680, or email You are still welcomed and encouraged to submit an online application using the links below.

Are you interested in attending Eastern Maine Community College?  You've come to the right place to apply online! The links on this page will help guide you through the application process.  Once you have submitted your application, click "submit" and look for the successful submission message which will verify that the application was uploaded to the Admissions Office. The "Once You've Applied" link that appears on the menu to the left can be used to check the status of your application and monitor its progress!

Applications are currently being accepted for:

  • Summer 2020 (begins May, June or July 2020)
  • Fall 2020 (begins August 24, 2020)
  • Spring 2021 (begins Monday, January 11, 2021)

Not all programs are available to begin in the spring. Summer semester selection typically consists of general education courses.

Do I need to apply for admission just to take a class or two?
Interested in taking courses as a non-matriculated student (without declaring a major)? No need to submit an application! Please contact our Registration Office to discuss options for course enrollment. 207-974-4621 or 1-800-286-9357 ext 4621 toll free in Maine.
Once you complete the Application for Admission to EMCC, be sure to file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)! 
  • Applicants for Summer 2020 may submit a 2019-2020 FAFSA after October 1, 2018, at (You will need a copy of your 2017 tax return.) 
  • Applicants for Fall 2020/Spring 2021 may submit a 2020-2021 FAFSA after October 1, 2019, at (You will need a copy of your 2018 tax return.)
  • EMCC's Federal School Code is 005277.
Application Options
Select the general application if your program of interest is not specifically listed below.  
~Applications for Medical Radiography & Nursing are available & accepted between September 1 & December 30 each year. (After that date, applications are closed until the following September.)
~Applications for the Surgical Technology program are available & accepted between September 1 & February 1 each year. (After that date, applications are closed until the following September.)
    Application for Admission (General)  
    Application to Change Major or Reapply (SNAP-APP)