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
All MJC East and West Campus classes are open. The following areas are closed: Pool, Men’s PE, Gym, Library. See information tent on East Campus for temporary class and library service locations.

Educational Talent Search

About US

Modesto Junior College TRIO/Educational Talent Search program is designed to help young people stay in schools improve their grade point average, graduate from high school and go to college. 

TRIO/ETS is a federal program, funded by the U.S. Department of Education. The program serves 700 junior high and high school students by offering a comprehensive program of educational and motivational intervention strategies.

How do I qualify?

In order to be eligible for admission into ETS, a student must meet the following requirements:

  1. Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  2. Low income, according to the guidelines established by the U.S. Department of Education.
  3. Potential first-generation college student.
  4. Enrollment in one of the participating schools:
    • Hanshaw Middle School
    • Mark Twain Junior High School
    • Thomas Downey High School
    • Modesto High School
    • Elliot Alternative Education Center
  5. Ages 11 through 27
  6. Completed application
  7. Maintain a GPA of a 2.0 or higher

TRIO Pre-College

Contact Us

Phone: 209 575-6743
Fax: 209 575-6243 


Morris Memorial Building
RM 112


Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm