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Frequently Asked Questions

 

Why should I register by the web?

You’ll be able to register before in-person registration begins. It’s easy and convenient.  You may register when you want, not just when the enrollment offices are open. Just log into CampusCruiser/WebAdvisor through the MCC website at www.middlesexcc.edu for web registration. You’ll be making it easier for students enrolled in majors with special restrictions that require them to register in person.

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Why can’t I register on the web?

Because of special restrictions that require a manual override in the registration process, you must register in person.These special restrictions may exist because of your academic status, your major, or co-requisites that cannot be checked by the web registration systems.

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Who is exempted from testing?

  • Visiting students.
  • Applicants who have already earned a college degree from an accredited U.S. institution are exempted from testing.
  • Students who have completed a minimum of 24 college level credits from an accredited U.S. institution including college level mathematics and English may be exempted.
  • Students who have scores from an approved New Jersey college do not retest.
  • Students enrolled in English as a Second Language courses may not take the College Placement test until they complete the final ESL course.

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When will I get my official schedule and bill?

If you register on the web, you should print your schedule right from the computer screen as your schedule will not be mailed. In CampusCruiser/WebAdvisor, go to Services and click on My Class Schedule.To make your payment in CampusCruiser/WebAdvisor Payment system, go to Services and click on Financial Profile-Make a Payment. You must make payment in full before or on the semester due date to secure your registration. You may use Discover, MasterCard or VISA.

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When I complete my degree or certificate requirements will I automatically graduate?

No.  You will need to submit an Application for Graduation through Campus Cruiser/Web Advisor.  Detailed information regarding applying for graduation, deadline dates and commencement information may be found on the MCC Website for Graduation Information.
Students who apply after April 1 for May Graduation will not have their names listed in the Commencement Program and may experience a delay in receipt of their diploma(s).

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When are grades available?

Grades are available at the end of the term, normally within 2 business days after the final examination period.  Grade reports are not mailed.  Students may access their early warning, midterm and final grades through Campus Cruiser/WebAdvisor.  More information on grades may be found on the MCC Website for Grade Information
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What is the graduation application deadline?

Detailed information regarding applying for graduation, deadline dates and commencement information may be found on the MCC Website for Graduation Information.
Students who apply after April 1 for May Graduation will not have their names listed in the Commencement Program and may experience a delay in receipt for their diploma(s).

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What documentation do you need to change my residency to in-county?

Submit a Change of Residency Form to the Office of the Registrar, Academic Services Building.
You must include a copy of two of the following documents:
• valid driver's license
• property tax bill
• voter registration certification
• current utility bill or current credit card statement

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Once I have registered over the web, can I add and drop classes?

Yes.You may change your schedule up until classes begin.If you add or drop a class on the web, be sure to print a copy of your updated schedule to verify that your transaction went through correctly.

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Is my CampusCruiser initial password the same as my student identification number?

No, your Student ID number is a unique number

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If I do not make payment by the due date, will my schedule will be canceled?.

Avoid problems by verifying that we have your current address and by paying your bill on time.For more information on tuition/fees, payment options and payment due dates see the MCC Website for the Office of Student Account Services. Students who attend class without being properly registered may be subject to a $103.00 per credit reinstatement fee.

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I have questions about my academic program?

The Academic Advising Center, located in Chamber’s Hall, is open Monday & Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Tuesdays,Wednesdays and Fridays 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Professional advisors are available on a drop-in basis to answer your questions and help you to develop a plan of study.
Drop by or call the Academic Advising Center at (732) 906-2596.
You may also e-mail them with questions at : This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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I forgot my CampusCruiser/WebAdvisor password. How do I find out what it is?

Bring a form of photo identification to the Office of the Registrar, located in Chambers Hall, and we will reset your password.

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I attend another college or university. What do I need to do to take classes at MCC?

Students current attending another institution and wish to enroll at MCC, should following the instructions for  Visiting Students.

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I am a former MCC student who has not registered for a year or more. Do I need to re-apply to the college?

If you have not attended MCC for one year or more, you will need to submit a new Application to the Admissions Department.  See the MCC Website for Admissions Information.

 

How do I request a Transcript?

Students wishing to order an official transcript, should following the instructions on the MCC Website for Transcripts.

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How do I get a Certification of Enrollment?

Students wishing to obtain an Certification of Enrollment should following the instructions on the MCC Website for Certification/Verification of Enrollment.

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How do I change my Major?
Students wishing to change their major, should following the instructions on the MCC Website for Changing A Major.

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How can I change my name on my student records?
Students wishing to officially change personal information on their records, should following the instructions on the MCC Website for Personal Information Changes.

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Does the College offer a payment plan?

Yes.  MCC has a Payment Plan.  For more information on tuition/fees, payment options and payment due dates see the Office of Student Account Services website.

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Do you know your CampusCruiser Log In ID and Password? Do you know why you should?

If you answered, “no”, keep reading!

Your CampusCruiser/WebAdvisor (CC/WA) Log In ID and Password give you access to a variety of web-based services, including email, announcements, and important notifications from your instructors and College administrative offices. In addition, CC/WA allows you to pay your tuition bill with a credit card, access your midterm and final grades, print a copy of your class schedule, check your major requirements and much more. Many instructors are requiring that their students use CC/WA to get the course syllabus and class assignments.  Even if you aren’t eligible to register this semester through CC/WA, you may be able to in the future. And, it’s still important to know your Log In ID and password so that you can access the other valuable services CC/WA has to offer.

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Do I need to take the Placement Test?

• All full-time students must take the College Placement test or the English as a Second Language test before registering for classes.
• It is recommended that new Part-time students test before their first registration to ensure proper placement but they may register for one semester before testing provided they do not wish to enroll in any English or math related course. Testing is mandatory before any subsequent registration, unless you have transfer credits.  For more information on placement testing requirements and procedures, please see the MCC Website for the Testing Center.

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Do I have to submit an application for admission just to be a part-time student or just take one course?

Yes.   If you have never taken courses at MCC, you must apply to be admitted as a part-time non-degree seeking student with no major.
You will not be eligible for financial aid and you may register for a maximum of 11 credits.  See the MCC Website for Admissions Information.

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Can I register for all of my classes on the web?

Most students can.However, you cannot web if: 1) the course is full,2) your MCC transcript does not show that you have satisfied a course prerequisite, 3) if you have not satisfied a course prerequisite, 4) you need tosubmit special written permission from the chairperson of that department or others in person to register for the course,or 5) the course has a corequisite. You can register for all of your other courses by web.

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Can I have a course prerequisite waived if I took an equivalent course at another college.

Yes. Submit a copy of your transcript with your registration or ask the Department Chairperson to waive the prerequisite on your registration form.

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