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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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Oakland Beast Crawl on Sat., July 11, 5 – 6 pm @ Awaken Cafe

7 July 2015

A joint Milvia Street and Poetry Flash reading (1st leg of the Crawl) will be hosted by Oakland Beast Crawl at the Awaken Cafe, 1429 Broadway (at 12th Street Bart.) on Saturday, July 11, 2015, from 5 – 6 pm.





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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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BCC Digital Artists Collective Exhibit “Moving Bodies” at Subterranean Arthouse from July 11 – Aug. 29

4 July 2015

DAC Exhibit postcard“Moving Bodies – Explorations in Digital Fine Art,” is an exhibition by four women artists who use photography and the latest digital technology to produce highly original images.  Monique Boyd, Cheryl Robertson, Lili Shidlovski and Liz Wiener are members of the Digital Artists Collective of Berkeley City College.


The artists are explorers in the new world of digital imaging, each achieving her own personal style. Individually their work has been shown at the Triton Museum, Kala Arts Institute, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, The Lightroom, and many galleries in the Bay area.


The exhibit runs from July 11 through August 29, open only on Saturdays, from 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. at the Subterranean Arthouse, 2179 Bancroft Way, between Shattuck Avenue and Fulton Street, in Berkeley, near the downtown Berkeley BART station.  The opening reception is Friday, July 24, from 5-9 p.m.  All are welcome!


Please contact: or for more 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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