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Modesto Junior College
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CalWORKs

Mission Statement

Modesto Junior College is committed to providing CalWORKs and TANF recipients with programs and services that assist them in reaching their goals and prepare them for careers that lead to self sufficiency. We want to help you climb the ladder to success!

Support Services Learning Outcomes

SSLO 1: As a result of completing an intake counseling appointment, students will be able to articulate their academic goal with confidence.

SAO: To facilitate student learning, staff will update students with their CalWORKs status within 48 hours.

What is CalWORKs?

CalWORKs (California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids) is a statewide program which receives funding to assist TANF recipients transitioning off TANF to achieve long-term self-sufficiency through coordinated student services offered at community colleges.

CalWORKs Services

Modesto Junior College CalWORKs Program works in conjunction with Stanislaus County Community Services Agency to provide the following direct student support services:


  • Priority Registration
  • Ongoing Career and Academic Counseling
  • Work-Study
  • Childcare Assistance and Referrals
  • Textbooks (Book Loan Program)
  • Tutoring
  • Bus Passes
  • Financial Aid Application Assistance
  • Monthly Attendance Reports
  • Textbook/Supply Voucher Assistance
  • Transportation Assistance
  • Referrals to Other Programs and Services

Contact Us

Phone: 209-575-7770
Fax: 209-575-7778
Email: calworks@mjc.edu

Location

West Campus
Yosemite Hall
Room 148

Fall- Spring Hours
  • Mon:8:00am-4:30pm
  • Tues:8:00am-4:30pm
  • Wed:8:00am-4:30pm
  • Thurs:8:00am-4:30pm
  • Fri:8:00am-4:30pm
Summer Hours
  • Mon:7:30am-5:00pm
  • Tues:7:30am-5:00pm
  • Wed:7:30am-5:00pm
  • Thurs:7:30am-5:00pm
  • Fri: Closed