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Enroll Now in Fall 2015 Classes – Save Your Spot! Classes Begin on Mon., Aug. 24

27 July 2015

Enrollment is Open to All Students for Fall 2015 Classes! Continuing Students may enroll in classes through their Student Center on PASSPORT. New and Returning Students need to submit/re-submit applications – see the Enrollment Steps. A Returning (or Former) Student is a student who has taken a class in the Peralta District but it was not in the last two semesters.
Additional classes have been added for Fall 2015 – see the additional class list here, and enroll now through PASSPORT!
For more Admissions information, please visit the Admissions and Records Website.

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July 14th – Last Day to Withdraw from Regular Session Classes and Receive a “W”.

12 July 2015

July 14th is the Last Day to Withdraw from Regular Session Summer 2015 Classes and Receive a “W”.  All outstanding fees are due even if classes are dropped on this day.



Summer 2015 Semester Dates:  June 15 – July 24, 2015

Fall 2015 Semester Dates:  August 24 – December 18, 2015




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Study Spanish Abroad in Cuba – Summer 2016

7 July 2015

Join Dr. Gabriela Pisano for a week of general culture in Cuba next summer, from May 28 – June 4, 2016. Visit the study abroad website for more information.


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Summer Session Classes Begin on Monday, June 15 | Moodle Online Class Website Information

12 June 2015

Summer 2015 classes begin on Monday, June 15, and end on Thursday, July 23. Berkeley City College is open from 8 am to 6:30 pm on Monday through Thursdays during the summer session; closed on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.


Online classes are held on Moodle at – login instructions are provided on the Moodle homepage. If you cannot login, contact – send your full name, Student ID #, and birthdate.


Enrollment is open for all students for the Fall 2015 Semester. Current Students may enroll now through their Passport Student Center. New and Former Students – apply for admissions and also visit the Admissions and Records website for information.


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Summer Internship at Bison Organic Beer – Apply by May 29 – See Other Summer Internship Opportunities

25 May 2015

Summer Internships within Berkeley and elsewhere!

Students apply now! Lots of possible internships posted on the Business Department website at More are coming in daily.

Sample opportunities include Marketing, Event Management, Accounting, Communications, Social Media, Graphic Design, Video Editing, General Office Support, and more.

Last day to apply is Friday, May 29.


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Congratulations, BCC Class of 2015!!!

24 May 2015

Berkeley City College’s Class of 2015 Commencement was held on Thursday, May 21, at Zellerbach Hall on the UC Berkeley campus.


Visit the BCC Graduation website for more details. For Zellerbach Hall location and parking information, visit Getting Here.



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A response to the UC Berkeley student who said community colleges should not exist

24 May 2015

Bravo! to the response by Adena Ishii, BCC Program Coordinator, Transfer Service Community, published on Berkeleyside. Adena is a BCC alumna as well as a current BCC employee.

Learn more about the Transfer Service Community at BCC.

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ADA Workshop for Digital and Online Content – View the Webinar on CCCConfer

18 May 2015

This two-day workshop was held on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 19 – 20, from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM, at 1535 Tolman Hall, UC Berkeley. Download the ADA Symposium Schedule. The webinar can be viewed on CCCConfer – see details  below. The webinar is closed captioned.

The workshop presenter is Gaeir Dietrich, director of the High Tech Center Training Unit (HTCTU) of the California community colleges, and the systemwide trainer for Section 508 compliance. Gaeir has served on the advisory boards for AHEAD, Bookshare, DIAGRAM Center, the Alternate Text Production Center (ATPC), and the Silicon Valley Independent Living Center (SVILC). In 2010-2011, she served as the chair for the national Advisory Commission on Accessible Instructional Materials (AIM) in Postsecondary Education. She is also a contributing author to Beyond the Americans with Disabilities Act, published by NASPA.



May 19 Workshop Title: Section 504 vs Section 508
May 20 Workshop Title: Accessible Online Courses
Group/College/Org: Berkeley City College
Presenter: Gaeir Dietrich
Term: Spring
Closed Caption: Yes
Dates/Times:   Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM and Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

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The webinars are hosted on CCCConfer. You may login to watch both archived webinars.

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May 19 Workshop, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Login to the Archived Section 504 vs Section 508 Webinar
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May 20 Workshop, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
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