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MSJC Promise

The MSJC Promise removes a major financial barrier to attending college by providing first-time, full-time students with FREE tuition beginning Fall 2019.*

Textbook and fee assistance is also available through the MSJC Foundation Help a Student Grant.*

To be eligible for the MSJC Promise, students must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Must apply for admission at msjc.edu/apply
  • Must join the First-Year Experience program 
  • Must be a California resident or exempt group
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • Must be a first-time student (no transfer units)
  • Must apply for FAFSA or California Dream Act Application 
  • Must be enrolled in and complete at least 12 units per term in the Fall and Spring semesters
  • Must take English, Math and GUID-100 (College Success) in the first year
  • Must maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA while at MSJC  

Join us at MSJC, where we transform learners, communities and lives. 

Apply for admission today at msjc.edu/apply and begin achieving your academic dreams.

FYE Applications for the 2020-21 academic year are now being accepted. 

Submit your MSJC FYE Application today

For more information, read our Frequently Asked Questions, email finaid@msjc.edu ​or call 951-639-5240

*While funds are available.