Students will pay an enrollment fee (tuition) for each unit they register. Students who qualify for the California College Promise Grant fee waiver (CCPG), or for Dual Enrollment (junior high and high school registered for less than 11.5 units) will benefit from waived tuition. Fee waiver status must be established before registering for classes.
Tuition and Fees
Financial Obligation & Payment
- MJC has partnered with Nelnet Campus Commerce to create a payment plan which helps students meet their financial obligations with monthly, interest-free payments.
- Student's are responsible to drop classes by the deadline on the Class Schedule. Failure to attend class will not release students from this financial obligation to Modesto Junior College.
- Failure to pay all fees may result in restrictions to prohibit class registration, access to services, or the transfer of the student account to an authorized collections agency
Modesto Junior College Fee Schedule
|Enrollment Fee*||$46 per unit|
|Upper-Division BS Enrollment Fee||$84 per unit, plus Enrollment Fee|
|California Non-Resident Fee||
$278 per unit, plus Enrollment Fee
Effective Summer 2023:
|Student Center Fee||$1 per unit; max. of $10 annually|
|Health Services Fee||$23 per Fall/Spring term
$20 Summer term only
|Student Representation Fee||$2 per term|
|Student Activity Fee||$10 per term|
|Class Audit Fee||$15 per unit|
|Parking Permit**||Not required in Student Parking Lots for Spring 2023|
|Payment Plan Setup Fee||$25 per plan|
|Payment Plan Returned Payment Fee||$30 per returned payment|
|Returned Check Fee***||$25 per returned payment|
|Returned Card Payment Fee***||$25 per returned payment|
- Fees are subject to change by action of the California State Legislature
- *Waived by a qualified CCPG A, B, or C award. Visit MJC Financial Aid for more information
- **Visit MJC Campus Safety for details and important parking announcements
- ***Please review our Policies & Procedures page for more information
Upper-Division BS Enrollment Fee
Students enrolled in upper-division baccalaureate degree courses pay a BS enrollment fee, in addition to the enrollment fee, for each unit registered in a term. Click here for more information about this program.
California Non-Resident Fee
California Non-Resident, International, and Foreign students pay a non-resident tuition fee, in addition to the enrollment or BS enrollment fee, for each unit registered. AB540 and AB2000 include details regarding exemption. Please see the Applying for Admission to MJC section of the MJC Course Catalog for residency information, or contact Enrollment Services.
Student Center Fee
Established by 2/3 vote of the entire MJC student body to enact a student center fee
of $1 per unit, up to a maximum of $10 per academic year. This fee supports the operation and maintenance of Student Center facilities on the
East and West campuses.
For more information about this fee, please visit ASMJC
Health Services Fee
The MJC Health Services Fee supports the Health Services Department and provides students with a variety of remote and in-person health care services on both campuses. This fee does not apply to students enrolled exclusively in the following course types pursuant to Education Code §76355 and YCCD Board Policy § 5030:
- An individual apprentice in apprenticeship classes only
- Students enrolled in short-term courses of 16 or less instructional hours
- Students enrolled in courses offered outside of the YCCD service area
- Off-Campus Contract Education Courses (CCAP Dual Enrollment only)
Exemption forms are available online for students who depend exclusively on prayer for healing. Additional
exemptions may be considered by the Office of the Vice President of Student Services (East Campus, Morris Building, Room 207).
Please visit MJC Health Services for more information about services, hours, and locations.
Student Representation Fee
A $2 fee established by two-thirds vote of the student body. Money collected will
be used by ASMJC to represent student concerns at local, state, and federal government
levels. A refusal to pay the fee must be submitted online via the Optional Fee Waiver Form.
For more information about this fee, please visit ASMJC.
Student Activity Fee
The Student Activity fee provides students with membership to ASMJC, and helps to
fund student-oriented activities, events, and services. Students may refuse this fee
and access to all ASMJC services and benefits by completing the Optional Fee Waiver Form online.
For more information about this fee, please visit ASMJC.
Class Audit Fee
A course audit is used when a student wants to review a course taken previously and
obtained a passing grade. This is available only to students who have met the repeat
limitation on an existing course. Students must wait until the first day of classes to process an application for course
Once all required signatures are obtained, fees may be paid with the Business Services office. Students enrolled to receive credit for 10 or more units at the time audit enrollment occurs will not be assessed the fee for up to 3 units.
The Application for Course Audit is available here.
Parking Permit Fee
***Parking permits are not required in Student Parking lots for the Spring 2023 term
Students may purchase semester parking permits online at www.mycampuspermit.com. Daily parking permits are available at cash-only vending machines located at the entrance of each parking lot on both campuses.
Visit Campus Safety for more information and important announcements.
Payment Plan Setup Fee
A $25 non-refundable setup fee is due at the time of payment plan enrollment. Find more information regarding payment plans HERE.
Payment Plan Returned Payment Fee
A $30 returned payment fee is added to your payment plan for each returned payment. Find more information regarding payment plans HERE.
Returned Check Fee
A $25 fee may be assessed to student accounts for checks returned as NSF. Please review the Return Check Policy here for more information.
Returned Card Payment Fee
A $25 fee may be assessed to student accounts for reversed card payments which result in a chargeback to MJC. Please review the Return Card Payment Policy here for more information.