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.

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

SSA Services

High School Visits

  • Each fall and spring our Student Success and Access team visits our local public and private high schools. These visits give you an opportunity to ask questions and learn first-hand why MJC should be your first choice after high school.

   We're coming to see you! MJC Student Success and Access teams will be visiting area high schools beginning October 1 through April 15. These visits include Modesto Junior College information, basic financial aid information, MJC application assistance, college

   orientation, assessment testing, and completion of a college education plan.

   Contact your High School counselor to sign up.

Early College/ Tech Prep 2+2

Early College/ Tech Prep 2+2 programs offer outreach opportunities to high school students to help them connect to college courses or to participate in special activities connected to MJC. 

Passport to College

Passport to College is a scholarship opportunity for selected Modesto City Schools' graduates that provides two years of college at MJC.  

Core Step Saturday

To receive priority registration students must complete Orientation, Assessment and an abbreviated Education Plan. You will need an MJC student Identification number prior to attending.
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K-12 Partnerships

Effective collaborative efforts with K-12 and other education partners that lead to a better transition from high school to college. 

Goals for high school students include:

    • Assist with becoming more prepared for college and or careers
    • Provide an engaging experience 
    • Develop a holistic approach to student success prior to attending college


  • College and Careers Access Pathways (CCAP)
    Modesto Junior College and several high school districts are collaborating to offer dual enrollment opportunities for high school students.  CCAP partnerships help high school students become more prepared for college by achieving one or more of these goals:
    • Develop seamless pathways from high school to community college for career technical education or preparation for transfer
    • Improving high school graduation rates
    • Helping high school students achieve college and career readiness
  • Stanislaus County Office of Education (SCOE)
    Their mission is to support public education in preparing diverse students to become productive citizens and lifelong learners through effective leadership, coordinated services, staff development, and partnerships among family, school and community.

Access & Outreach

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)