In order to keep our community updated on the latest coronavirus (COVID-19) developments, Bakersfield College is providing this webpage. Our goal is to provide you with resources and the latest news on the coronavirus (COVID-19). Updated: 8/24/2020
At this point, Bakersfield College is only opening essential classes on campus with strict protocols and guidelines. Connect with your faculty for more information. If you do need to come to campus, see the Student Responsibilities and complete the Health Questionnaire. We are closely monitoring advisories at the state and federal levels.
Bakersfield College is preparing and planning for when campus reopens. See details in the Bakersfield College Reopening Plan.
Faculty See the Instruction Resources for attestation statements, syllabus statements, and more.
Parking permits are still required to park in Bakersfield College parking lots, at all times, in accordance with our Parking Rules & Regulations. Student parking permits are required for Fall 2020 if you will be attending in-person classes. However, students can obtain a no charge permit for Fall 2020 only. To obtain yours, complete your order as normal at Parking.
Only lots P3 & P6 are available for student parking at this time.
The BC Bookstore will be physically open for extended hours for book order pick-up and returns. Before you come to campus, read the details about the Bookstore Hours and Procedures.
"BC continues our commitment to provide high quality instruction and support services - but we are doing it from a distance. This is our contribution as ambassadors for the public good, for the public health of our community… playing our part to flatten the epidemic curve for our students, our community, our nation, and the world."
-- President Sonya Christian
Video Message from BC President Sonya Christian
April 7, 2020
Video Update on Distance Education
April 28, 2020
Video Message from BC Faculty & Staff:
March 24, 2020