Students at the M.J.C. East Campus

Get Started at MJC

Step 1: Apply Online
Step 2: Access your MJC Email 
Step 3: College Orientation 
Step 4: Assessment Testing 
Step 5: Education Plan
Step 6: Official Transcripts
Step 7: Apply for Financial Aid
Step 8: Register for Classes
Step 9: Pay Fees

Need help?

Contact the friendly Admissions Office staff if you have questions about adding or dropping classes, or filing for pass/no pass.

The Assessment Testing Office administers tests to help you select appropriate courses or satisfy pre-requisites.

International students should start by visiting our Information for International Students.

Modesto Junior College

DSPS Personnel Welcomes You

On behalf of the staff of Disabled Student Programs & Services we are pleased to have this opportunity to Welcome you to Modesto Junior College (MJC).

It is our sincere hope that all of your goals are realized during your attendance here.

MJC is one of the finest educational institutions that you will find.  You have made a wise choice. Many a successful career has begun where you are right now.

The Disability Services Center staff also knows that while pursuing your goals things can sometimes get overwhelming.  A disability can add to the challenges that you face in your academic and personal life.  We are well prepared to help you with any needs that you may have.  Our Website will describe the services available to you.  It will cover our responsibilities to you as well as your responsibilities as a student being served by the Disability Services Center.

We look forward to working with you as you expand your horizons.

Your partners in education,

The DSPS Faculty & Staff
MJC Disability Services

DSPS Personnel

Disability Services has an efficient and friendly office staff that can answer your questions and provide you with the help you need in completing an application. The Office serves both prospective and current students who have documented disabilities and who request services on the basis of a disabling condition.

DSPS front office staff assists students with the application process by phone and in person. They schedule appointments for advising, assist with student concerns, answer questions regarding DSP&S program services offered, testing accommodations, priority registration and other services on MJC campus.

DSPS also has staff that are testing administrators for course related quizzes and exams given to qualifying students. Testing accommodations can include extra time, reading and writing assistance and enlarged print. Tests must be arranged 4 days in advance and tests requested for a different day or time are only with instructor approval.

The Testing Center on the East Campus is located in Journalism Building room 155 and on West Campus Yosemite Hall room 145A.

DSPS Faculty and Staff:

Dean of Student Services
Ashley Griffith

Director of Student Services / BIT Chair
Jacquelyn Forte

Program Specialist
Leticia Castillo

Administrative Technician
Oralia Parker

Front Office Staff
Monica Walle
Myra O'Connor

Testing Center Staff
Kim Jordan  (West campus)
Maria Nevarez  (East campus)
Aurora Sanchez  (West campus)

Alternate Media Staff:
Claudia Mery (East campus)
Aurora Sanchez (West campus)

Counseling Faculty:
Maisha Haywood-Smith
Elizabeth Hondoy
Michael Jackson
Kayla Locke (West campus)
Claudia Puebla

Deaf & Hard of Hearing faculty and staff:
Elizabeth Hondoy
Kim Jordan
Namiko Monk

Disabled Student Programs & Services (DSPS)


(209) 575-6225
(209) 575-6852



East Campus
Student Services
Building 112

  • Monday: 8AM-5PM
  • Tuesday: 8AM-5PM
  • Wednesday: 8AM-5PM
  • Thursday: 8AM-5PM
  • Friday: 8AM-5PM
Summer Hours
  • Monday: 7:30AM-5:30PM
  • Tuesday: 7:30AM-5:30PM
  • Wednesday: 7:30AM-5:30PM
  • Thursday: 7:30AM-5:30PM
  • Friday: CLOSED