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Due to the current COVID-19 situation, the college has transitioned to providing class instruction and advising services remotely. MEC staff members are working remotely but are available to assist students.

Virtual MEC Student Services Advising via Zoom

Virtual Advising for MEC Students is available over the internet or by calling the phone number below. After entering the NOVA Virtual Lobby, you will be able to meet privately one-on-one with a student services staff member.

Available Hours
Monday-Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Enter by Internet
Join the NOVA Virtual Lobby

Call by Phone
Call toll-free at 1. 646.558.8656. Enter meeting ID: 994 9862 1401 when requested​.

Note: Screen share is available through the NOVA Virtual Lobby for remote online application troubleshooting and assistance.

Helpful Resources

Get Help with the Health Sciences & Nursing Programs

Please visit the Medical FAQ for more information.

Student Resources:

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Steps to Apply

Get step-by-step directions for how to apply to a program.

Steps to Apply

Requirements & Deadlines

See requirements and deadlines for Health Sciences & Nursing.

Steps to Apply

Apply Online

Have you met the requirements? Apply online to a program.