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19 November 2016

Need help managing your tuition, budget, or bills? Check out GradReady!


Go to


or click on the image below:

GradReady resources


GradReady - Top 10 Reasons (pdf 5 MB)


For more information, visit the BCC Financial Aid website


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No Off-Site Access to Library Databases Available Wed., 11/16 | On-Site Access Will Be Available

13 November 2016

The PCCD libraries are migrating to a new library catalog on Wed., Nov. 16, 2016. During the migration, we will not have remote-authenticated access to our databases. On campus IP-authentication should still work.


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Nov. 11 Veterans Day Observance – BCC Closed

9 November 2016

BCC will be closed on Friday, November 11, 2016, in observance of Veterans Day.



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San Francisco State University – Application Workshop Nov. 9 @ 2-3 pm, Rm 451A

3 November 2016

Come learn what’s needed to apply to San Francisco State University at a special workshop on Wednesday, November 9, 2016, from 2:00 – 3:00 pm, in Room 451 A. Bring your questions, interest, and feedback to share with the SFSU representatives!

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Science Department Orientation Nov. 15 for Students Taking Spring 2017 Classes

3 November 2016

Orientation for Science Students takes place on Tuesday, November 15, at 12:30 pm in Room 518.


This is an informational event for students planning to take a science class in Spring 2017. Please see the orientation flyer below:

Science Department Orientation Flyer

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UC Extends Deadline for Transfer Applications to Jan. 3, 2017

31 October 2016

A press release issued 10/31/2016 from the UC Office of the President has extended the deadline for transfer students wishing to attend in Fall 2017. Here is the excerpt:


The deadline for students filing applications to transfer to UC for fall 2017 will be extended to Jan. 3, 2017 for most majors, widening the application window for qualified students preparing to transfer to the university.


To read the press release, please visit:


The BCC Transfer & Career Information Center has a UC tip sheet regarding the insight questions and application. The Transfer Center is located in Room 243 on the 2nd floor, or visit the Transfer & Career Information Center website.

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Available Now — BCC Spring 2017 Class Schedule (pdf)

27 October 2016

It’s here! The BCC Spring 2017 Class Schedule is now available to start planning your classes.


Spring 2017 Semester: January 23 – May 26, 2017


Download “How to Register and Enroll for Berkeley City College Classes” (page 70 of the BCC Spring 2017 Class Schedule) containing the information in the table below.

Students may check in their PASSPORT Student Center for their appointment date and time.


Priority Registration Dates are By Appointment

Priority Group Registration is By
Appointment Beginning On:
CalWORKS, DSP&S, EOPS, Foster Youth and Veterans Monday, Nov. 7, 2016
First Year Experience (FYE), New Matriculation Students (who have completed Assessment, Orientation and Counseling), PERSIST, Student Athletes, Umoja Program Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016
Continuing Students (who have enrolled in Spring 2016 classes or Fall 2016 classes,or both semesters) – see instructions on page 71 of the Class Schedule Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016
(Note: registration appointments are assigned based on academic status and units completed)
New and Former/Returning Students – see instructions on page 72 of the Class Schedule Monday, Nov. 28, 2016
High School Students, East Bay College Fund Students Monday, Dec. 5, 2016
International Students Go to the International Students website


Additional Registration Resources:



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BCC to Host FLANC Annual Conference Sat., Oct. 29

25 October 2016

Berkeley City College will host the Foreign Language Association of Northern California’s (FLANC) annual Conference, 7 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat., Oct. 29. FLANC is a professional organization which represents foreign language teachers throughout Northern California. It serves as a link among regional organizations as well as among groups of language teachers. Dr.Fabian Banga, Modern Languages Department chair, coordinated the event, now in its ninth year at BCC.

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