Students at the M.J.C. East Campus

Get Started at MJC

Step 1: Apply Online
Step 2: Set up 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 the International Student Program.

Modesto Junior College

Cost of Attendance

The Student Financial Services Office establishes (within Federal, State, and regional guidelines) modest budgets that reflect the average student's costs for a nine month period. Taken into consideration are a variety of conditions, such as living accommodations and special additional costs. Sample Expense Budgets for a full-time student are shown below:

 Cost of Attendance 2015-16

  Living with parents All Other Students
  with no dependents  
Enrollment and Health Fee* $1,244 $1,244
Books and Supplies $1,764 $1,764
Food and Housing** $4,770 $11,970
Personal Expenses $3,159 $2,898
Transportation $1,197 $1,197
Total Cost of Attendance $12,134 $19,073

* Estimates “based on anticipated 2015-2016 enrollment fees of $46 per unit; subject to change.” Out-of-state students are charged an additional $217.00 per unit for tuition.

** Represents costs of meals and basic expenses which family continues to provide while student lives at home.

Reasonable documented dependent care expenses may be added to basic cost of attendance.


For more information:

Tuition & Fees Breakdown

Student Financial Services


Phone: 209-575-7700
Fax: 209-575-7719


WEST Campus
Yosemite Hall
2201 Blue Gum Ave.
Modesto, CA 95358
Room 147

Spring 2016
Jan 11 - Apr 30
Monday - Friday
8:00 - 4:30 pm

EAST Campus

Student Services
435 College Ave.
Modesto, CA 95350
Window #2

Spring 2016
Jan 11 - Apr 30
Tuesdays Only
10:00 - 7:00 pm



School Code: 001240