Registering for College

New to MCC?

If this is your first time enrolling in college, let MCC get you started!

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Continuing with MCC?

If you have attended MCC within the past 3 semesters, note that we offer new online and on-campus class formats.

Find out more from your academic advisor.

Academic Advisement

Has it been awhile?

If you are a transfer student new to MCC or have not attended MCC within the past three semesters,
a lot has changed.

Complete or update your admissions application and plan to speak to an Academic Advisor for guidance with your schedule.

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Still in High School?

MCC welcomes all students! If you are still in high school, part of our home school community, or under the age of 18, you'll want to check out our exciting Early College opportunities!

Early College Programs

Take Your Next Step with MCC

Students are drawn to MCC for a number of reasons. But it’s the quality of our instruction that makes MCC a true value—and the best college experience no matter where you’re starting from or where you’re headed.

Icon - Dollar An affordable education at only $97 per credit hour*
Icon - Degree Earn your associate’s degree, certificate or prepare to transfer
Icon - MoneySave 75% on tuition compared to most in-state universities**
Icon - Transfer Transfer easily with 50+ university partnerships
Icon - Students 18 students per class on average means more one-on-one attention from faculty***
Icon - Locations Two convenient campuses: Southern & Dobson and Red Mountain
* In-county tuition
** AZ Board of Regents-AZ University System Board-Approved 2015-16 Base Tuition & Mandatory Fee Report.
*** Mesa Community College Institutional Effectiveness 2021.

Flex Start Classes

Missed the first day of classes or not able to register until after they begin? No problem. MCC offers hundreds of classes that start on various dates throughout the semester in 8-, 10- and 14-week choices. Check the course schedule to find the class, days and time that are ideal for you.

Fall 2024 Flex Start Classes

Paying for College

  • Scholarships

    Scholarships are a gift – they do not need to be paid back.
  • Grants

    Grants are free aid you do not have to pay back.
  • Presidents’ Honor Scholarship

    Funds covering in-county tuition up to 15-credit hours plus registration fees for four consecutive semesters are available to recent Maricopa County high school graduates with a minimum 3.0 GPA plus qualifying placement test scores.
  • Honors Achievement Award

    After completing 12 credits (100+ level classes) at MCC, with a 3.25 GPA or better, plus other requirements, you may be eligible for an award of up to $500 per semester.
  • Assets to Opportunity

    Save money in an ATO and you will be matched with $8 for every dollar you save, up to $500.
  • Mesa College Promise

    For graduating Mesa high school seniors who qualify for FAFSA and other scholarships but not enough to cover all tuition and fees. Must demonstrate financial need and meet other criteria.
  • Student Loans

    Loans are a form of aid that must be repaid, with interest.
  • Work Study

    Work study is self-help aid in the form of an on-campus job.


Grants, work study, scholarships and loans require you to fill out and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Financial aid based on FAFSA can take six weeks or longer. If you don’t receive funds when tuition is due, you need to sign up for a payment plan to avoid being dropped from classes. Check for funding in your Student Center at

Step Toward Your Best Tomorrow

Whether you’re interested in accounting or marketing, fashion design or theater, exercise science or web technology, there’s a program for you at MCC. Look through all of our degree and certificate programs below, and start planning your education today.

Programs & Degrees

Even when your goal is a four-year degree, completing a two-year associate’s degree at MCC is the best option for your career and academic future. MCC offers two-year degrees in over 100 programs.

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University Partnerships

As a Maricopa Community College, MCC has agreements with more than 50 universities, including our three Arizona Signature Partners, to assist you in making a smooth transition to a four-year college or university. Get started below if you are interested in ASU, NAU and UA; or visit our Transfer Partners page for information about additional choices.

Arizona State University

Northern Arizona University

The University of Arizona

Request More Information

Thank you for your interest in Mesa Community College. Once you complete the form, a member of our recruitment team will be in touch with you soon.

Student Passwords and MEIDs

Forgot your student password or MEID?

Are you a previous MCC student? Need to reset your password? Need help finding your MEID? Have you not taken classes in a while? Access the link below for help.

Assistance with Student Passwords and MEIDs

Become a Student

Whether your goal is to complete a degree, transfer to a university, earn a certificate, enhance your career or take classes for personal growth, we can help you get started. Our Enrollment Steps take you on the path you need to follow for success.

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