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.

New Year, Fresh Start- Adult Education Expo

Date: January 8, 2019
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
7600 Takoma Avenue, Takoma Park, MD 20912
Cafritz Foundation Arts Center, Lecture Hall

Program will provide an opportunity for future students to:
• Connect with MC staff to help you with the enrollment process
• Learn about ways to pay for your education (financial aid/scholarships)
• Discover how to get credit for what you know (bring your unofficial college transcripts)
• Learn about MC career training or associate’s degree programs
• Find out more about job search resources and services (Career Coach)
• Meet with a college representative from The Universities at Shady Grove
• Enjoy light refreshments

Parking is free in the West garage (WG) at King St. and Georgia Ave.
You are permitted to park in students white-lined spaces.

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

Register Now

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

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

Important Dates
  • September 24, 2018: Course offerings published online (viewing only) 
  • October 8, 2018: Registration opens
  • December 17, 2018: Online-only classes begin
  • January 2, 2019: Campus-based and short session classes begin
  • October 8, 2018: Course offerings published online (viewing only) 
  • October 22, 2018: Priority registration opens
  • October 29, 2018: General registration opens 
  • January 22, 2019: Spring semester classes begin 
  • March 18, 2019: Course offerings published online (viewing only)
  • April 1, 2019: Registration opens
  • May 28, 2019: Summer I session classes begin
  • June 18, 2019: Midsummer session classes begin
  • July 8, 2019: Summer II session classes begin

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