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#WeAreBCC: Patrick Kluger, Valedictorian, BCC Class of 2017

19 July 2017

About Patrick Kruger


Patrick Kruger is the Valedictorian of Berkeley City College’s Class of 2017. Patrick was one of the writers behind The BCC Voice where he served as Editor-in-Chief for two terms. Read more about Patrick Kruger.

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Enroll Now in Fall 2017 Classes @ BCC – the Fall 2017 Class Schedule is Here!

17 July 2017

Enrollment in Fall 2017 is Ongoing Now:


Fall 2017 Class Schedule


Important Dates:

August 7 – Drop for Nonpayment of Tuition and Enrollment Fees!!!

August 21 – Day and Evening Instruction begins

August 26 – Saturday Instruction begins

August 26  – Last Day to Add without a Permission Number of Add Card

September 1 – Last Day to Add Regular Session Classes in person with a Permission Number or Add Card – this must be handled by Admissions staff on campus

September 3 – Last Day to Drop Regular Sessions Classes and Receive a Refund, and without a “W” on Transcripts

Note: Short-term and open-entry classes must be dropped within 10% of the first class meeting to receive a refund.>>>2017 Fall Refund Drop Deadline Schedule

September 3 – Last Day to ADD Regular Session classes online with an instructor issued Permission Number

September 8 – Last Day to File for PASS/NO PASS Grading Option

See more in Academic Calendars


Please make sure that you meet any prerequisites before enrolling in classes. If you need assistance with prerequisite information, please contact:


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BCC Students for Socialism Laborfest Film Viewing July 13: Comme des Lion (Like Lions) @ 6-9 pm

5 July 2017

Comme Des Lions (Make Lions) scene

In solidarity with global Laborfest activities, Berkeley City College Students for Socialism Club presents “Comme des Lion” (Like Lions). This French documentary film by Françoise Davisse (2016) traces the struggle of workers of the PSA auto plant in Aulnay-sous-Bois, a poor suburb of Paris againt management’s threat to close the plant. The title comes from the slogan of the strikers: “Let’s fight like lions! The conflict is experienced “from the inside” showing the workers debates and reactions on a day-to-day basis, from 2013-2015.

The film will be shown in the BCC Auditorium on Thursday, July 13, 2017, from 6 – 9 pm.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information, see the Facebook event page here



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BCC Will Be Closed on Tuesday, July 4 in Observance of Independence Day

26 June 2017

The Fourth of July Holiday is Tuesday, July 4, 2017. BCC will be closed in observance of this holiday.

Fireworks by Jdmoar, on Flickr
Fireworks” (Public Domain) by Jdmoar

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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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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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