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Where is my online Moodle class?

17 June 2017

The Summer 2017 Moodle is available to students now at  Students must be enrolled in classes in order to use Moodle.


By default, student accounts on Moodle use student email. After logging in, students may change their email address from their Profile Page. For information on student email account, go to Faculty contact information for online and hybrid courses is provided on BCC’s Distance Education website.


The last day to Add or Drop Regular Session Summer Classes is Saturday, June 24, 2017.

Enrollment is open now for Summer and Fall 2017 classes. Current Students may login to their PASSPORT Student Centers at or in person at the BCC Admissions counter on the first floor of Berkeley City College, 2050 Center Street, downtown Berkeley. New or Returning Students (who have not enrolled in a Peralta class within the last two semesters) will need to apply or re-apply for admissions before they can enroll in classes — please visit BCC’s Apply & Enroll web page for instructions and links.


Here are the LOGIN instructions for the Summer 2017 Moodle (available to students one week before the semester begins):


Moodle Website:

Username:  same as your PASSPORT User ID

Password: your Birthdate in the format of yyyymmdd


For example, if your date of birth is February 18, 1995

then your password would be: 19950218


The District Moodle Helpdesk for Students is:


If you are a BCC student and are on-campus, you can get login help beginning Thursday, June 22, 2017, 9:00 am – 3:30 pm, Room 459. Prior to June 22, contact for login assistance.


Moodle Information for Students:


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Classes are Filling! Save Your Spot in Summer and Fall 2017 Classes @ BCC

10 June 2017

Enrollment in Summer and Fall 2017 is Ongoing Now:

Check out:

Important Dates:

June 5 – Drop date for Nonpayment of Tuition and Enrollment Fees

June 19 – Day and Evening Instruction begins

June 25 – Last Day to Drop Regular Sessions Classes and Receive a Refund, and without a “W” on Transcripts

June 25 – Last Day to Add Summer Session Classes

June 29 – Last Day to File for PASS/NO PASS Grading Option; Last Day to File Petitions for AA or AS Degree/Certificate

See more in Academic Calendars


Note: Some students may not have enrollment appointments for the following reasons:

  • Placed on academic or progress probation or any combination thereof as defined in the Board Policies and District Administrative Procedure 4250 for two consecutive terms; or
  • Has earned one hundred (100) or more degree-applicable semester units at the district.
  • Please contact your Counselor or the BCC Counseling Department for further information at (510) 981-5036 or send an email to


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CHEM 1A Boot Camp June 12 – 15 @ 9:30 – 11:30 am – It’s Free! Sign Up Now!

6 June 2017

CHEM 1A is known for its difficulty and is very demanding of your time and effort.

The science department at BCC developed “Chemistry Boot Camp” to refresh the basic foundation of chemistry and chemical calculations.

The Summer’17 CHEM1A Boot Camp will be conducted from 9:30 – 11:30am Monday, June 12 – Thursday, June 15,  Room 518, at no cost for students. Please see the flyer below for more information.

Chem 1A Boot Camp flyer

Visit the Science Department website for more information.

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Completion Velocity – Student/Parent Information Night: Tuesday, June 6, 2017 (new date) @ 6-8:30 pm, BCC Atrium

29 May 2017

Please join us for our Completion Velocity Event, a student showcase and parent information night on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 (new date), at Berkeley City College, 2050 Center Street, downtown Berkeley, a half-block from the Downtown Berkeley BART Station.

Completion Velocity flyer

Event Schedule:

Student Showcase Event – from 6:00 – 7:00 PM in the Atrium

Parent Information Session – from 7:00 – 8:00 PM in the Auditorium

Round Table Q & A – from 8:00 – 8:30 PM in the Auditorium


For more information, please contact Claudia Gonzalez,

Hosted by Berkeley City College, Berkeley Unified School District Office of Family Engagement and Equity, Berkeley Youth Alternatives, F.A.M. Counseling and Management, 2020 Vision & Beyond, and the Academy of Medicine and Public Service.


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Congratulations BCC Class of 2017!

25 May 2017

Graduation will be held on Thursday, May 25 @ 6pm in Zellerbach Hall on the beautiful UC Berkeley Campus. This year, the reception will be held in the UC Berkeley Alumni House.

Please join us as we celebrate commencement of our Class of 2017 on this very special day!
Our 2017 Commencement Speaker is Donald E. Lacy, Jr., writer, director, actor, comedian, radio talk show host and community activist. Mr. Lacy holds a B.A. Degree in Theater Arts from San Francisco State University.

 are required to have their own ticket for entrance to Zellerbach Hall, including graduates, guests, faculty and staff. All prospective graduates should read the information on the BCC Graduation Information website about tickets (under “Announcements/Invitations”), caps and gowns, the pre-commencement schedule, and other important information.

For more information regarding BCC Graduation, please visit:

Graduation Homepage:

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BCC Summer Hours

23 May 2017

The Spring 2017 Semester ends on Friday, May 26, 2017.


Summer Hours:

May 27 & 28 (Sat. & Sun.) – Closed

May 29 (Mon., Memorial Day Holiday) – Closed

May 30 – June 18 (except closed on Sat. & Sun.) – 7:30 am – 7:00 pm

June 19 – July 27 (Summer Session, except closed on Sat. & Sun.) – 7:30 am – 7:00 pm

July 4 (Tue., July 4th Holiday) – Closed

July 28 – August 20 (except closed on Sat. & Sun.) – 7:30 am – 7:00 pm

August 21, 2017 – Resume Normal Hours, Fall 2017 Semester Begins



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BCC Student Art Gallery Through August on 4th Floor

20 May 2017

Join us in celebrating the hard work of Drawing and Composition students of Fall 2016-Spring 2017, 5-7pm on Friday night, May 26, on the fourth floor. The temporary exhibition (read once-in-a-lifetime, unforgettable experience) will showcase Beginning students’ Final Projects, 6 foot human-animal hybrids in pencil that will line the halls; the title of the show is “Conference of Creatures”, and indeed, these drawings bring imaginative creatures to life. The show will also highlight Intermediate and Special Project student work.

For more information, please contact Jennifer Braman, Instructor of Art History and Fine Arts,


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BCC Closed on Friday, May 19, 2017 in Observance of Malcolm X Birthday

17 May 2017

Berkeley City College will be closed on Friday, May 19, 2017 for Malcolm X’s Birthday Observance.

Find out more about Malcolm X

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