Frequently Asked Questions
- I submitted an application. How do I know if I am accepted?
Cecil College is an open admissions institution. Every applicant is accepted.
- How long is the admissions application valid?
The admissions application is good for two years. After two years, a new application is required.
- Where do I take the skills assessments?
Skills assessments are taken in the Math Lab on the North East Campus, Technology Center, Room 218. Testing is offered on a walk-in, no appointment needed basis. For more information on the skills assessments, please call 410-287-1015 or click here.
- How do I know if I need to take the skills assessments?
Make an appointment with an advisor by calling 410-287-1000. Bring any SAT/ACT scores and/or transcripts to your advisor meeting.
- How do I make an appointment to meet with an advisor?
To make an appointment with an advisor, call the Information Center at 410-287-1000.
- Where do I mail transcript(s)?
Mail transcripts to:
Records & Registration Office, Cecil College
One Seahawk Drive
North East, MD 21901
- After applying, when can I log on to MyCecil?
Admissions letters, containing MyCecil log on information, are sent via U.S. mail once per week. If you want your logon information faster, visit the Registration Office on the North East campus.
- The MyCecil log on information will not work. What do I do?
Payment & Costs
- What is Cecil College's tuition?
Tuition varies according to residency. Please click here for a detailed breakdown of our tuition and fees.
- When do I pay tuition and fees?
Payment is due at the time of registration.
- How do I pay for classes?
You may pay in-person at North East or Elkton, or online. Log on to MyCecil, click on the Finance tab, scroll down to My Finances, click on the 'Make a Payment or Set up a Payment Plan' and follow the instructions.
- Can tuition be paid in installments?
Yes. The Authorized Payment Plan is payable in 2 or 3 month installments depending on your application date. The total of your tuition and fees will be divided into 4 payments that will be automatically deducted monthly from your checking or savings bank accounts. If you prefer to use a credit card, Cecil accepts MasterCard, American Express, and Discover. You are required to pay 1/4 of your balance at the time of registration. The processing fee for the plan is $25, and will be deducted at the time of registration. All arrangements are handled on-line through www.my.cecil.edu and must be made the day you register or you may be removed from class(es). This option is not available for summer sessions. To apply for the payment plan, please go to my.cecil.edu, visit the Cashier's Office on the North East Campus, or call 410-287-1020.