Students at the M.J.C. East Campus

Get Started at MJC

Step 1: Apply Online
Step 2: Access 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

Access & Outreach



Finals Week is December 10-December 15

MJC will be CLOSED for the winter break from December 24-January 1.  We will re-open January 2. 

The Spring 2019 semester begins January 14, 2019

Welcome to MJC!

We are so happy you have chosen Modesto Junior College to pursue your academic and personal growth, and hope you will take advantage of the many programs and services our area provides for students. Modesto Junior College is a college rich in history and tradition and is part of the fabric of our community. We are a Hispanic Serving Institution with a Hispanic student population of 52%. The MJC Access Team is committed to connecting our community with Modesto Junior College. We are here throughout the year to assist potential students, community organizations, as well as, businesses to learn about the educational opportunities and services available at Modesto Junior College.

MJC Mission Statement

MJC is committed to transforming lives through programs and services informed by the latest scholarship of teaching and learning. We provide a dynamic, innovative, undergraduate educational environment for the ever-changing populations and workforce needs of our regional community. We facilitate lifelong learning through the development of intellect, creativity, character, and abilities that shape students into thoughtful, culturally aware, engaged citizens.

Six Ways You Will Be Successful at MJC

MJC is committed to transforming live! We do this through educational programs and services informed by the latest approaches to teaching and learning.  MJC is a dynamic, innovative environment meeting needs of the ever-changing populations of our regional community.

We invite you to join us in a partnership for your success!  Our role in the partnership is to thoughtfully and meaningfully integrate the RP Group research findings related to the Six Success Factors of Student Achievement.

  • Directed-students have a goal and know how to achieve it
  • Focused-students stay on track—keeping their eyes on the prize
  • Connected-students feel somebody wants and helps them to succeed
  • Engaged-students actively participate in class and extracurricular activities
  • Nurtured-students feel like they are part of the college community
  • Valued-students’ skills, talents, abilities and experiences are recognized; they have opportunities to contribute on campus and feel their contributions are appreciated

Contact us today to take advantage of the following services:

  • Campus tours (group or individual)
  • Customized department/program visits (i.e. Nursing, Agriculture, CTE)
  • Information on academic and vocational programs, campus resources, student support services and more
  • Participation at your school, business, or community event
  • Presentations about Modesto Junior College

We look forward to assisting you and invite you to visit Modesto Junior College!

Service Area Outcomes (SAO) 

The Office of Student Success and Access will provide core services to area high school students.

Support Service Learning Outcomes (SSLO) 

Students will be knowledgeable about admissions, orientation, assessment testing, and enrollment in courses specific to their academic goals.




Contact Us

Phone: 209-575-6789


East Campus
Student Center 

  • Monday: 8-5
  • Tuesday: 8-5
  • Wednesday: 8-5
  • Thursday: 8-5
  • Friday: 8-5

(closed Fridays between May 1 and August 18)