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

Dates & Deadlines

       2015-2016 Financial Aid Application Deadlines

January 1, 2015

 

  • 2015-16 FAFSA available at www.fafsa.ed.gov

  • 2015-2016 California Dream Act Application is available at www.caldreamact.org for AB540 students who are undocumented and not U.S. Citizens

March 2, 2015

  • Deadline to submit a Cal Grant GPA Verification to the California Student Aid Commission (CSAC) and to file a completed FAFSA for Entitlement and primary Competitive Cal Grants.  GPA’s will be calculated and transmitted automatically for eligible college students.

  • Deadline to submit a California Dream Act Application for Cal Grant Entitlement and primary Competitive award consideration.

  • Deadline for priority consideration for 2015-2016 Federal SEOG and Federal Work Study.  The Central Processing System (CPS) must receive your FAFSA by this date.  SEOG and FWS funds are limited.  If funds remain after awarding students who have met the priority deadline of March 2nd, the colleges will continue to make awards on a first-come, first-serve basis.

September 2, 2015

  • Second Competitive Cal Grant opportunity for California Community College students only.
  • CSAC must receive your GPA Verification and you must file a FAFSA by this date for Cal Grant consideration. GPA’s will be calculated and transmitted automatically for eligible college students.

December 12, 2015

Deadline to submit 2015-16 FAFSA for students who last attended Fall 2015. 

April 12, 2016

Deadline to submit 2015-16 Verification Documents to MJC for students who last attended Fall 2015.  Date must be adjusted if the last day enrolled is prior to end of the semester, such as in a withdrawal.

April 30, 2016

 

Deadline to submit 2015-2016 FAFSA for students who last attended Spring 2016.

June 30, 2016

FAFSA: Deadline to submit 2015-2016 FAFSA for Summer 2016 grants which is valid only for students attending Summer term.

 

June 30, 2016

Paper BOGW: Last day to submit the 2015-2016 Board of Governor’s Fee Waiver paper application.

 

August 30, 2016

Deadline to submit 2015-16 Verification Documents to MJC for students who last attended Spring 2016.  Date must be adjusted if the last day enrolled is prior to end of the semester, such as in a withdrawal. 

September 7, 2016

Deadline to submit 2015-2016 Verification Documents to MJC for students who last attended Summer 2016.  Date must be adjusted if the last day enrolled is prior to end of the semester, such as in a withdrawal.   

Disclaimer: These dates do not list all programs or all deadlines, only the most common.  Submission of documents does not guarantee a disbursement of funds.  Receipt of aid is never guaranteed.


MJC Scholarship Application Deadlines

The time to apply for 2015-2016 MJC Scholarships has expired.

The application period to apply for 2016-2017 MJC Scholarships will be available online Thursday, October 1, 2015 and will be due Friday, December 11, 2015 at 5 p.m. at http://mjc.edu/studentservices/finaid/mjcscholarships.php

If you have questions regarding the MJC Scholarship program and process, contact MJC Scholarship Office at 209- 575-7715 or email clark@mjc.edu


Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal

Disqualified students may submit an appeal for financial aid consideration. Appeals will be accepted during the following periods.   Appeals received after the semester deadline will not be processed.

2015-2016 Appeal Dates:

Fall 2015:  August 3, 2015 through September 7, 2015 with a FAFSA filed no later than September 7, 2015

Spring 2016:  December 14, 2015 through January 25, 2016 with a FAFSA filed no later than January 15, 2016

Summer 2016:  April 11, 2016 through May 16, 2016 with a FAFSA filed no later than May 6, 2016.

Student Financial Services

CONTACT US

Phone: 209-575-7700
Fax: 209-575-7719
Email: mjc_finaid@mjc.edu

LOCATION:

WEST Campus
Yosemite Hall
2201 Blue Gum Ave
Modesto, CA 95358
Room 118

 

Fall 2016
Aug 29 - Dec 22
Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 

Office closure:

August 26th at 1:00 p.m.

 

Drop boxes are available on both campuses:

West Campus – Yosemite Hall

East Campus – Student Services Building

School Code: 001240