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

Federal Work Study

*****All students who are Disqualified and have to file an Appeal are not eligible for Federal Work Study.  If a student is awarded Federal Work Study and then is Disqualified, the student is then NO longer eligible for Federal Work Study.  For example; eligible one term (Fall) and then is Disqualified for the following term (Spring).  

*****Read our Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) policy to understand how to stay in good standing with Financial Aid.  Student Financial Services Office sends emails notifying students they may lose their Federal Work Study if they become Disqualified in future semesters.

About the Program:

Provides part-time employment for students who demonstrate financial need. Students begin work after an official agreement is on file with the Financial Aid Office and may not work more than 20 hours per week.

Students must be enrolled at least half-time to be eligible to work under this program. The Federal Work-Study Coordinator will assist in placing students in jobs on campus. Pay is currently $10.50 per hour.

America Reads 

Students awarded FWS who are interested in literary work can work under the America Reads program. Literary work is tutoring grade school students with reading or math. You must have a GPA of 2.5 or better, completed English 101 with a B or better and maintain at least 6 units. You must be fingerprinted for clearance to work with these young people. If you are interested in this most rewarding program, contact Shemi Warda, 575-7701, in the Student Financial Services Office.


On-Campus Federal Work-Study Jobs:

View available FWS positions on campus: Job List


What's Next:

Federal Work-Study Program Online Orientation


Related Link:

Student Worker Web Time Entry (A Step-by-Step Guide for Student Workers on How to Submit Electronic Pay Claim).

Student Financial Services


Phone: 209-575-7700
Fax: 209-575-7719

Drop boxes are available on both campuses:

West Campus – Yosemite Hall
Room 147

East Campus – Student Services Building

School Code: 001240