Students at the M.J.C. East Campus

Get Started at MJC

Step 1: Apply Online
Step 2: College Orientation 
Step 3: English & Math Placement
Step 4: Education Plan
Step 5: Apply for Financial Aid
Step 6: Register for Classes

Need help?

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

Other questions? Call 209-575-6789.

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


All new and returning students who have not yet earned an Associate Degree or higher, regardless of educational goal, even those who attended an orientation session one or more years ago, must first complete Orientation before meeting with a Counselor.  

Please wait one (1) hour (during business days) after submission of your application to complete the online orientation.  Go to:  (Note: First timer log in users -  the ID is your 'w' number using a lower case 'w' and the password is your six (6) digit birthdate. 

Orientation covers MJC resources, services, rules, regulations, and how to register for classes.  

Note: You will not be permitted to meet with a Counselor until you have first completed the Online Orientation or the Live Orientation by attending a core steps workshop.

 Online Orientation: Click here to begin       Reserve a spot for a free Live Orientation on Campus