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

Student Petitions

petition signing graphicTo challenge a prerequisite, the student must complete a prerequisite challenge form and state the basis for the challenge. A committee from the Literature and Language Arts Division will review each petition and render a decision within seven to ten working days. It is the responsibility of the student to provide information that supports the challenge.

Prerequisite Petitions

Prerequisite Petition for English

Prerequisite Petition for Foreign Language
(If you are petitioning a foreign language requisite, write your grounds in that language.)

Prerequisite Petition for ELIC or ELW
To challenge a prerequisite for ELW (non-credit courses) 1 or 901, 2 or 902, 3 or 903, 4 or 904, 5 or 905, 6 or 906, or any ELIC (credit courses) 20-23 , 30-33, 140-143 or 150-153, please contact Mary Calderon at (209) 575-7847 or visit the English Language Learner Welcome Center, West Campus, John Muir 152.

Literature & Language Arts Division

Contact Us
Phone: (209) 575-6149
Fax: (209) 575-6166




East Campus
Founders Hall 200

Fall & Spring Hours:

  • Mon-Thu 7:30-5:30
  • Friday:    7:00-3:30

       Summer Hours:

  • Mon-Thu 7:30-5:30