At BCC our mission is to promote student success and to provide our diverse community with educational opportunities that transform lives. Students here experience some of the state’s highest transfer rates to UC Berkeley, San Francisco State University, California State University East Bay and many other public and private institutions. As you learn, you will build confidence and skills that will last a lifetime. This is evident every day in our classrooms and in the services we provide.
Join us and become a part of a collaborative learning community that is one of the most inspiring and motivating in the Bay Area. We provide opportunities for everyone and work to promote social justice and equity in both our actions and in our promise to you. Our creative and innovative faculty and staff serve over 7000 students each semester, are here to help you reach your educational goals and aspirations.
Your success is what matters most to us, so get to know your instructors, counselors, your classmates, our staff, and administrators. We are first and foremost committed to you, so use your time at BCC to your best advantage. Never hesitate to ask questions or seek assistance. I wish you a rich and rewarding experience at Berkeley City College. Here, you will discover and develop your best talents, attain your goals, and move on to a brilliant future.