Modesto Junior College Off Campus Apartments
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Has the time come for you to get out of the dorm and move into an off campus MJC apartment? Perhaps the options available from the Modesto Junior College housing office no longer meet your needs and you would like to find a cheap apartment close to the MJC campus. If so, you can search for off campus Modesto Junior College apartments with MyNewPlace's college housing search.
Although Modesto Junior College student housing may be very conveniently close to campus, moving to an off campus apartment can be a great way to save money, put some distance in between yourself and an RA, get accustomed to living in your own apartment and building up rental history.
MJC apartments for rent are available close to campus and in other neighborhoods around Modesto, California. Using our map based university apartment finder, you can find off campus housing near campus to ensure you can still get to all the MJC games and make it to class on time.
We can help you find off campus MJC apartments that will best suit your collegiate lifestyle; search Modesto Junior College apartments by the number of bedrooms, price, neighborhood or a range of other amenities.
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Does Modesto have any famous museums or exhibitions?
With beautiful architecture of the Carnegie era, the McHenry Mansion and Museum of Arts & History is a Modesto "must". The gorgeous, turn of the century mansion is a historic landmark, meticulously restored and refurbished to its original Victorian style. The museum is small and intimate, chronicling the history and culture of Modesto with several permanent, as well as rotating, exhibits. The McHenry Museum also provides children's programs and produces a handful of community events throughout the year. Residing within the Modesto Airport, the Hillier Air Museum showcases classic aircraft exhibits and films of the 1930's and 40's. Modesto's Great Valley Museum of Natural History is located at Modesto Junior College. This local favorite museum features five habitats with native plants and animals, as well as a children's discovery room with hands-on exhibits.
Is Modesto a good place for families?
"Water, wealth, contentment, health", proudly declares the motto of Modesto, California. With a dedication to growth, progress, and quality of life, Modesto is an excellent destination for families. Residents are afforded all of the amenities of a large city while still enjoying Modesto's old-fashioned hospitality and small town charm. With a booming arts and entertainment culture including several museums, annual festivals, family friendly attractions, and agriculture tours, Modesto is considered the cultural hub of the Central Valley. The city also boasts a celebrated multi-cultural population, an excellent assortment of educational opportunities, and a community steeped in great tradition, not to mention the mild year-round climate.
Why should I move to Modesto?
Modesto is located in Northern California at the almost equidistant apex of three cities--Fresno, San Francisco, and Sacramento. For outdoor enthusiasts, it's also only 66 miles west of Yosemite National Park. Modesto itself is surrounded by rich farmland, a fact that contributed to the county's ranking of 6th among all California counties in farm production. In December 2009, Forbes ranked Modesto 48th out of 100 among "Best Bang-for-the-Buck Cities."
Will I need a car in Modesto?
Since only 1 percent of Modesto residents uses public transportation to get around, you will most likely need a car in Modesto. Nearly 82 percent of residents uses a car as their primary mode of transportation. Yet Modesto is served by three public transit systems: Modesto Area Express, START, and the San Joaquin Regional Transit District. MAX provides connections to the Altamont Commuter Express train station in Lathrop and the Dublin/Pleasanton BART station.