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

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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
Due to poor air quality, and in the interest of your health, Modesto Junior College is closing at 4 p.m., November 15, and will remain closed through Sunday, November 18. All classes and extracurricular activities on campus are cancelled during this time frame. The college will reopen and classes resume on Monday, November 19.

Veteran Services Recognition

Ron Tingley Veteran of the Year

The Ron Tingley Veteran of the Year Award is an award given by the Office of Campus Life & Student Learning.  The award is given to an MJC Veteran student who has accomplished the following:

  • Has demonstrated academic excellence by maintaining an above average grade point average
  • Participated in any activities related to the Veterans Resource Center and Veterans Club
  • Has been an active part of campus activities
  • Is on track to receive a Certificate, Associates Degree, or Transfer

This award is named in honor of Ron Tingley, a former MJC Veterans Service Counselor who passed away.


Pictured Above: MJC Veteran Services staff and students with 2018 Campus Life Ron Tingley Veteran of the Year William "Cody" McNutt.

Past Campus Life Ron Tingley Veteran of the Year Recipients

2017-2018      William "Cody" McNutt

2016-2017      Alexis Saavedra

Veterans Services Challenge Coin

In the Spring of 2018 Veterans Services began honoring veterans and supporter of veterans with the academic and campus achievement challenge coin. 



Challenge Coin Recipients

Stephen Davis-February 2018

William "Cody"McNutt-April 2018

Jorge Alvarado-September 2018


Benito Aguilar Scholarship

This scholarship exists in honor of Benito Aguilar, MJC student and United States Marine that truly lived and practiced selfless service to all he met. His personal example of care and compassion at the Veterans Resource Center embodies the proud service tradition of the United States Marine Corps, and the pursuit of academic excellence at MJC.  
Previous Benito Aguilar Scholarship Recipients
2017-2018     William "Cody" McNutt
2016-2017     Jacob Ramirez     

 Carol McKenzie Scholarship










This scholarship celebrates Carol McKenzie and her 35 years of faithful service as the Modesto Junior College Veterans Services Certifying Official. Her skill in swiftly/accurately processing student veteran applications was rivaled only by her intense devotion to students and commitment to serving veterans.

Previous Carol McKenzie Scholarship Recipients

2017-2018     Dai Le
2016-2017    Jesse Estrada