Join ASBCC Student Government!

Have you been looking for a way to get involved in your community at Berkeley City College? Do you have amazing ideas for different events that you want to see come to life? Joining Associated Students at Berkeley City College (ASBCC) is the opportunity for you! By joining ASBCC, you are able to plan events that will have a direct impact on the student population, build your leadership and public speaking skills, and give back and support the students at Berkeley City College!

You can find the application by clicking here. The application deadline is Tuesday, February 22nd, 2022 at 5PM

If you have any questions, please email the Director of Student Activities & Campus Life at

2021 – 2022 Emergency Assistance Application Now Available

If you are facing a one-time or short term financial emergency, we may be able to help. Berkeley City College is offering limited grants to assist students who are struggling with an urgent expense that might interfere with attending school or finishing your program. The grant is a college response to address emergency needs for low-income college students, including undocumented students, foster youth, non-credit, and those who are housing insecure.

Update: This application is now closed.

For more information, please visit

President’s Announcement

As we prepare to return to campus, I want to provide you with some important updates to help guide you in the process. I recognize how challenging the last year and a half have been for all of us. As we continue to work through this situation, I will continue to provide updates and encourage you to continue checking your email in the coming months.

Additionally, I look forward to seeing you at the Student Town Hall Gathering on Friday, October 15th, 2021 at 12:20 pm, Zoom link:

In community,

Angélica Garcia, Ed.D.

Free Vaccinations

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement – Addendum for Students
Statement of Policy:

“As a condition of, and, for permission to access all properties controlled by the Peralta Community College District (PCCD) all students must provide proof of “full” COVID-19 vaccination (as defined by the U.S. Center for Disease Control) or submit a request for exception on medical, disability, religious grounds, or a deferral based on pregnancy. In addition, all non-COVID-19 vaccinated students will be required to properly wear Face Masks that always cover mouths and noses while on PCCD controlled property and must be tested weekly for COVID-19.” For more information, please click here.

We will be holding a vaccination site on:
Date: August 19th, 24th, and 25th
Time: 12-6pm
Location: Berkeley City College – 2050 Center St. Berkeley, CA 94704

We do offer walk in; however, we encourage you to schedule your free COVID-19 vaccine!
Click here to schedule one!

You can also scan this QR code to schedule your free COVID-19 vaccine:


Graduation Commencement

Graduation season is upon us and our very own Berkeley City College Commencement is happening on Friday, May 28th at 6pm. We cannot wait to see you all of our graduates “cross” our virtual stage as Berkeley City College graduates! 


Since we are able to have our commencement online this year, we have decided to add something special to make your graduation day a little more fun. We have our own Instagram and Facebook filter! Use the hashtag #BCCGrad2021 to appear on our social wall!


In order to access this unique filter, please follow the easy steps below: 


  1. Click on the link below on your phone. This will only work if you do so on your phone! 



  1. You will be directed to the app and the filter should appear! Use the hashtag #BCCGrad2021

(please make sure you have the most updated version of the app in order for the filter to work!)


Here is our commencement program. Please double check to make sure that we have your name spelled correctly. We are using the same name that was on your graduation petition. If you see a spelling error, please contact by May 18th.


We look forward to seeing all of you on Friday, May 28th at 6pm! Please be on the lookout for a link to the commencement ceremony on this page next week:

Community College Survey of Student Engagement

We are asking students to take the Community College Survey of Student Engagement to help administrators, faculty, and staff at Berkeley City College find the best ways to make classes, programs and services better.  Your responses will remain confidential. It will take approximately 15 minutes to complete the survey.  When you finish the survey, you will qualify for a gift card drawing.

The survey is now closed as of 6/7/2021.

Class of 2021 Graduates Info

For graduates of the Class of 2021…

On behalf of the Berkeley City College community, we’d like to invite you to the Class of 2021 virtual commencement ceremony. Celebrate your graduation with your classmates, family members, favorite professors, and members of our community. You should have received a link to fill out your information through text at the number we have on file.

If you did not receive a text or if you need to make changes, please use the following link here: 
Please submit all your information by May 4th by 5pm.

The link to our commencement will be available on the week of May 24h for you to share. Please check this page for the link during the week of May 24th:

Thank you and we look forward to celebrating your success at our virtual commencement at 6pm on Friday, May 28th!

It’s time to choose your next student government. You will have the opportunity to read about the candidates and proposition and decide who you think should represent you. The role of this organization is to empower the student voice on campus through active participation in shared governance meetings, increase club participation, and assist students in reaching their goals at Berkeley City College. Click here to vote!