Students at the M.J.C. East Campus

Get Started at MJC

Step 1: Apply Online
Step 2: College Orientation 
Step 3: English & Math Placement
Step 4: Education Plan
Step 5: Apply for Financial Aid
Step 6: Register for Classes

Need help?

Contact the friendly Enrollment Services staff if you have questions about adding or dropping classes, or filing for pass/no pass.

Other questions? Call 209-575-6789.

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

Modesto Junior College Promise

Modesto Junior College is participating in the California College Promise/AB 19 - Offering Free Tuition. 

Academic Year Semesters Free Tuition Covers
2018 - 2019 - Click Here
  • Fall 2018
  • Spring 2019
2019 - 2020 - Click Here
  • Summer 2019
  • Fall 2019
  • Spring 2020
2020 - 2021  
  • Summer 2020
  • Fall 2020
  • Spring 2021


Who's eligible?

All first-time college students (including students who earned college units while still in high school) who meet the following criteria:

  • Previously completed 12 or less college units
  • Completed a FAFSA or CA Dream Act Application CADAA
  • California Resident or AB540 eligible
  • Enrolled in and complete 12 or more units

How can I apply?

Students do not need to apply!  The Student Financial Services Office will award students who meet eligibility criteria automatically.  If you were not awarded, and believe you are eligible for the award, click on the academic year in the table above to submit a California College Promise Request Form.

Is this program free for all students?  

Yes, this program is not awarded on the basis of financial need.

What is covered?
Type of Cost Does Promise Cover
Enrollment Fees ($46 per unit) Yes
Health Fee No
Rep Fee No
Center Fee No
Material Fees No
How will tuition be paid?

Students' fees will be waived once their eligibility is determined.  No direct cash disbursements will occur.

Can students get their tuition waived if they take more than 12 units?


How long is this program good for?

The California College Promise is valid only for the students' first year at this time, enroll today!

Please click here to view MJC Free Tuition Video!

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