Become a Summer Only Student at MCC

If you have previously taken credit courses at MCC, please contact advising for assistance (815) 479-7565.

If you have never attended MCC before…

  1. Apply for admission:
  2. Speak to your advisor at your 4-year college/university and have them recommend courses to take at MCC.
  3. Contact a recruiter at (815) 479-7732 or at for assistance in registering.
  4. Send transcripts (high school or college) to Admissions to prove you meet the course prerequisites when necessary. Transcripts do not have to be official.*
  5. Take placement tests if necessary.
  6. Register for classes.

    You may register online, or in person in Registration (A258).

    • You will need your myMCC username and password to register online.
    • You may need to register in person if your course has prerequisites.
  7. Pay your tuition and fees online or in person in Registration.
  8. Buy books.
  9. Request that MCC send your transcript to your school after finals.

*We will not evaluate official transcripts for summer-only students. Dual admission is not available.