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

On-Site Orientation

On-Site Orientation Dates:

Reservations ARE preferred as space is limited to 30 people per session.  Call the reservation line at 209-575-6789 to reserve your space today! Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to start time. If you are unsure of where to park, visit the Parking information page. Doors will close at the start time.  Orientation is open to everyone. If you prefer to attend an orientation in Spanish, please notify us and we will accommodate.

Upcoming Orientation Dates:

  • Saturday, February 10, 2018 9 am Orientation, 10 am Assessment 12 pm Educational Plans (East Campus)
  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018 4 pm - 5 pm Center for Advanced Technologies (CAT) 101 (East Campus) (Assessment testing available at 5 pm)
  • Thursday, March 1, 2018 5:30 pm- 6:30 pm Center for Advanced Technologies (CAT) 101 (East Campus) Bilingual orientation available
  • Saturday, March 10, 2018 9 am orientation, 10 am assessment tests, 10 am & 12 pm Educational Plans (East Campus)
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 4 pm- 5 pm Center for Advanced Technologies (CAT) 101 (East Campus) FINAL DAY TO COMPLETE STEP FOR SUMMER PRIORITY 3 REGISTRATION CONSIDERATION 
  • Thursday, April 5, 2018 5:30-6:30 pm Center for Advanced Technologies (CAT) 101 (East Campus)


Orientation workshops include:

  • Information to help you navigate the registration process
  • An introduction to college resources and services
  • Information about Associate degrees, vocational certificates, and transfer requirements
  • Tips for becoming a successful student
  • An overview of college regulations and student rights and responsibilities
  • An opportunity to meet MJC staff as well as other new students

Everything you need to know about being an MJC student, as well as learning how to register, will be shared with you at the informative MJC Orientation Workshop. By attending an orientation workshop, you also fulfill one of your preregistration requirements.

Interested in a tour of MJC?

MJC offers free tours of East, West and the Fire Science Training Academy for both groups and individuals.  If you are interested in more information, please contact MJC Tour line at 209-575-7713





Enrollment Services

Contact Us
Phone: (209) 575-6853
Fax: (209) 575-6859

Our Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.



EAST Campus
435 College Avenue
Student Services Bldg 1st FLR
WEST Campus
2201 Blue Gum Avenue
Yosemite Hall 147