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 our Information for International Students.

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 2016-17

  Living with parents All Other Students
  with no dependents  
Enrollment and Health Fee* $1,244 $1,244
Books and Supplies $1,790 $1,790
Food and Housing** $4,968 $12,492
Personal Expenses $3,176 $2,916
Transportation $1,174 $1,174
Total Cost of Attendance $12,352 $19,616

* Estimates “based on anticipated 2016-2017 enrollment fees of $46 per unit; subject to change.” Out-of-state students are charged an additional $229.00 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

Drop boxes are available on both campuses:

West Campus – Yosemite Hall
Room 147

East Campus – Student Services Building

School Code: 001240