Future Students
Future Students
Welcome to Montgomery College

We've laid out all the steps you need to follow to become an MC student. Click the button below for details on each step of the process, or see the Raptor Reference card for an easy-to-follow checklist.

Get Started


Not ready to apply yet? Find more information below or fill out our information request form and we'll be in touch soon. 


Find information sessions and recruiting events on each campus. 

Welcome Centers

Visit a Welcome Center on any campus for in-person guidance. 

Campus Tours

Take an in-person or virtual tour of any of our three beautiful campuses. 

How-To Videos: Getting Started at MC

Watch our series of helpful how-to videos for everything you need to know to become a student at Montgomery College. 

Complete the MC Admissions Application
How to Access Your MyMC Portal
Understanding and Preparing for ACCUPLACER Test

Understanding and Preparing for Accuplacer ESL
How to Complete the MC Orientations and Schedule a Counseling Appointment
Understanding How to Pay for College


Contact a Recruiter

Recruitment Team

Email one of our recruiters, pictured above from left to right: Kim Sanders-Brown, Norma Winffel, Lindsey Curley, Jimmy Nguyen, student Oscar Granados, and Nicholas Boyd.


If you attend an on-campus enrollment event, contact a recruiter to find out about having the $25 MC application fee waived. 

Get Ready to SOAR Information Sessions

These informational sessions will help parents and students navigate and understand financial aid, placement testing, and college resources. Parents will receive advice on how to support their student during their first year of college, and students will learn about the next steps in the enrollment process. 

Germantown Campus
Location: HT 216
Thursday, April 19, 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 19, 6 p.m. (Spanish)
Thursday, May 10, 5:30 p.m. 

Rockville Campus
Location: SW 301
Tuesday, April 10, 5:30 p.m. 
Tuesday, April 10, 6:00 p.m.-(Spanish)
Tuesday, May 1, 5:30 p.m. 

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
Location: ST 301 
Tuesday, April 3, 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 8, 5:30 p.m. 

Registration is required—click Register Now below and fill out the form to save your spot. 


Have questions or need more info? Email recruitevents@montgomerycollege.edu or call 240-567-5000 (para español, presione el 2). For special accommodations, please email two weeks in advance. Parking is free, and you are permitted to park in student white-lined spaces. 


Important Dates
  • January 22 – Spring semester classes begin
  • May 18 – Official end of Spring semester
  • Registration open now
  • May 29 – Summer I session classes begin
  • June 18 – Midsummer session classes begin
  • July 9 – Summer ll session classes begin
  • August 17 – Official end of summer sessions
  • April 9 – Course offerings published online (viewing only)
  • April 23 – Priority registration begins
  • April 30 – General registration begins
  • August 27 – Fall semester classes begin
  • December 16 – Official end of fall semester
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