Jones County Junior College Registration
Jones offers several types of registration throughout the year. All students must register to schedule classes and settle tuition and fees with the business office.
This page provides information on each type of registration and offers dates, times, and locations for students.
New Students Registration
Individuals that have not yet attended Jones for college credit should visit the New2Jones section of the website. Future students are strongly encouraged to follow the checklist for admissions before coming to registration. This ensures all necessary paperwork is complete before classes begin.
Early Registration for New Students - New Students should begin the registration process by completing an Application for Admission. Upon receiving an activated Jones ID number, students may make an appointment to register .
To register for:
Summer or Fall 2014 classes, new students are required to make an appointment for Jones UpClose. Jones UpClose is a half-day program designed to welcome new students to the Jones community. The carefully planned sessions provide resources and information that will be particularly helpful during the student’s first months on campus. During the session you will learn about campus technology resources, receive academic advising in preparation for registering for classes, get your Jones ONE Card and learn about JCJC's traditions! You will leave Jones UpClose with a class schedule for the upcoming semester.
Jones UpClose Dates: (for both Summer AND Fall 2014)
May 15, 27, 29
Jones UpClose Dates: (for Fall 2014 only)
June 3, 5, 17, 19, 24, 26
July 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 31
August 5, 7
New students must make an appointment for one of these dates by contacting your Recruiter. Click here to find your recruiter’s contact information.
Traditional Registration for New Students
New Students who miss Early Registration must attend Traditional Registration.
Current Students – Early Registration
Early registration for current students will be held beginning March 24, 2014. Student must make an appointment via email to meet with his/her advisor. The advisor will help the student with class selection and remove the negative service indicator. Student may then self-register via the JC Portal.
Student account balances must be paid in full at the Business Office in order to register for classes.
Students who miss early registration must attend Traditional Registration.
Transfer & Previous Jones Students – Early Registration
The Student Success Center (SSC) will offer early registration for classes to transfer and previously enrolled students beginning March 24, 2014. Academic counselors are available to make class schedules with students. To schedule an appointment, contact the SSC at (601) 477-4257.
NOTE: Be sure to complete the checklist for Transfer or Returning Students located on the website. The SSC is available to offer assistance during this process.
eLearning Registration (Online Classes)
Students wishing to enroll in online classes ONLY may register by phone through the eLearning office at (601) 477-5454.
Evening Classes Registration
Students wishing to enroll in evening classes ONLY may register by phone through the Student Success Center (SSC) 601-477-4257.
Students who have not completed all steps of early registration must register during traditional registration. Tuition and fees are due at this time or students must set up a payment plan with the Business Office. A JCJC Student ID # and an official ACT score are necessary to complete registration.
Summer 2014 Registration
Monday, June 2, 2014 – Academic Support Building – beginning at 2:00pm.
Fall 2014 Registration
Friday, August 15, 2014 – Academic Support Building – 9:00am until 1:00pm.
*An OFFICIAL ACT score is required for registration.
After Traditional Registration dates close, late registration students should report to the Student Success Center in the Tisdale Library between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. An academic counselor will assist with class scheduling.
NOTE: A late registration fee of $15.00 will be charged to all students who register after the close of standard registration.
Students may withdraw/add classes free of charge via the JC Portal anytime between pre-registration and the beginning of classes. Students who process course changes through the Student Success Center will be charged a $20 fee for each schedule change. Beginning the first day of class, students wanting to make course changes must meet with their advisor, complete a drop/add form, and bring the form to the Student Success Center to process the transaction.
NOTE: Students will be charged a $20 drop/add fee per transaction for making schedule changes beginning on the first day of class.