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Apply & Enroll: Getting Started at BCC

New Student –  if you have never attended a Peralta college, please follow all of the steps below.

International Student – if you are studying in the U.S. on a visa, please visit the International Affairs website and the BCC International Students website.

Former (Returning) Student – if you have not attended a Peralta class within the last two semesters, then you will need to re-submit your CCCApply application (see Step #1 Apply for Admission, below) before you can add classes. Note: If you have a Peralta Student Account but never enrolled in Fall 2015 or Spring 2015 classes, then you are a Former Student and will need to re-submit your CCCApply application. You will not receive a second Welcome Email, so please try logging in to PASSPORT (it may take up to 24-48 hours after re-submitting your CCCApply application). If you forgot your PASSPORT password, please see the information at

Continuing Student – if you attended a Peralta class within the last two semesters, go directly to PASSPORT, login, and enroll in classes.



1.  Apply for Admission

There are two ways to apply for admission:


2. Complete Your Orientation


3. Complete Your Assessment

    • The Assessement Center is located in Room 121 on the first floor. Please visit the Assessment website for information on Assessment Testing and multiple measures screening for placement or exemption from Math, English, and/or ESL courses.


4.  See a Counselor

    • The Counseling Department is located on the 2nd floor, west wing. A Counselor will help you plan your educational program and goals, and help make sure you are enrolling in the appropriate course sequence. Bring your Orientation Ticket (see #2 above) if you took the online orientation.


5.  Enroll in Your Classes


6.  Pay Your Fees


7. Get Your Photo I.D. and Semester Sticker


8.  Buy Your Books



Visit Berkeley City College’s Welcome Center
1st Floor Lobby
Call: (510) 981-2800 or 981-2858
For more information, visit the Peralta District Enrollment Steps page or the Admissions & Records website.


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