Make an Advising Appointment


We're here to help you plan your education and meet your academic goals. 

New Students: Are You Ready to Meet with an Advisor?

Make sure you've completed the steps below. 

Apply for Admission

Complete the admissions application and related admissions tasks. See Step One on the Getting Started: How to Apply and Register page for details. 

Activate Your MC Account and Determine Placement

Claim your MyMC account, set up your MC email account, and determine if you need to take placement tests. See Step Two on the Getting Started: How to Apply and Register page for details. 

Complete Orientation 

Complete the following:

 Once you've done all of the above, you are ready to meet with an advisor. Log in to Starfish to make an appointment.


Returning Students
Make an Advising Appointment

Meet with an advisor anytime to discuss your academic plans and goals. 

Online Advising

Got a quick question or can't find an appointment in Starfish? Send a question to E-Advisor and we'll respond as soon as possible.

Advising by Major

Meet with an instructional advisor who teaches in your major for advising tailored to your program of study.


Visiting Students

Want to take classes at MC to transfer back to your home college or university? See our resources for visiting students.

Transfer Planning

Keep your transfer plans on track by regularly reviewing MC's Transfer Planning page and discussing your progress with a counselor or advisor.

What is Starfish?

Starfish is an online program that makes it easy for you to make appointments with course instructors, counselors and advisors.

Need Help?

If you need help, contact us at or 240-567-5000. 

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