Opening Day: MCC Palooza, August 17

Every fall, MCC hosts Opening Day - a must-attend, opening day event opportunity for you to:

  • Meet other MCC students and create new connections
  • Get to know your MCC faculty and staff
  • Sign up for student activities BEFORE the fall semester begins
  • Enjoy a FREE welcome picnic with the Toasty Cheese Food Truck, Rosati's Pizza and Sandwiches, Kona Ice Truck, Duke's Mac n Cheese, and Dairy Queen Ice Cream and fun activities with other students
  • Receive FREE MCC swag
  • Get chances to win an MCC Bookstore gift card
  • Meet our newest Scot, Roary
  • Music from MCC's student-run radio station, MSR
  • Plus, a special giveaway at the Resource Fair for a laptop!
  • And more…

Schedule of Events

9 to 9:30 a.m.

Check in – Meet and greet with faculty and staff

9:15 to 9:45 a.m.

Student Engagement

10 to 11 a.m.

Resource Fair

11:15 to noon


noon to 1 p.m.


1 to 1:45 p.m.

Scavenger Hunt

1:45 to 2 p.m.

Wrap up/Final Drawing

Register today

Keep this webpage open so you can refer to these instructions and log on to myMCC using the username and password that MCC emailed to you.

  1. Once you've logged on, click on Students Menu under My Toolbox.
  2. Select Academics and then Student Planning and Registration
  3. Type "Opening Day" in quotes in the search for courses box
  4. You should see NMC-CO1 Opening Day
  5. View available sections and Add Section to Schedule
  6. Go to Plan and Schedule and use the arrows to scroll right to find the Term 7/1/17–6/30/18 Con Ed
  7. Select the Register button to finalize registration.

If you're unable to register online, please contact the Registration office directly at (815) 455-8588 to finalize your registration.