Welcome Renegades! The majority of our classes are online for Spring 2021. A few essential courses are face-to-face with safety protocols. All services have moved online and physical campuses are closed.
Visit the COVID-19 page for up-to-date information.

Bakersfield College

COVID-19 Student Responsibility

Health and Safety Requirements for Incremental Re-opening of Campus

Before Arrival to the Campus

  • Check your own temperature.
  • Complete your Daily Pre-Screening and get your Daily Pass on the Kern Community College District Campus Pass app.
    • If you do not identify any COVID-related symptoms, you will receive a green Health Pass. A green Health Pass allows you to engage in person on campus (attend classes in person, utilize labs, etc.).
    • If you identify any COVID-related symptoms on the app, you will receive a red Health Pass. If you are experiencing symptoms you will need to test for COVID-19 and return to in-person engagement once you have completed your required quarantine period. Notify your professor if you are unable to come to campus.

Upon arrival to campus property

  • Parking is only allowed in Parking Lot P3 or P6 or in designated spaces at Weill Institute
  • Student must wear a cloth mask at all times, including in public spaces like parking lots and walkways.
    • Do not remove mask until off campus or in your car.
  • Do not congregate in halls or common spaces before or after classes
  • Maintain at least 6 feet of distance from others while on campus, including in the classroom
  • Refrain from touching mask and/or face
  • Wash hands before removing face covering

Upon arrival to the classroom

  • Scan the QR code at the entrance of the building, office of classroom with the Kern Community College District Campus Pass app.
  • Wash hands at Hand Sanitization station for a minimum of 20 seconds
  • Maintain 6 feet distance while waiting in line to wash hands or enter classroom

While in the classroom

  • Wash hands before entering and exiting class, and frequently throughout class as requested
  • Wear masks at all times and maintain social distancing as possible
  • If using specialized equipment, must wash hands before and after use
  • Participate in the cleaning of the classroom environment at the end of the class

After completion of class session

  • Wash hands before exiting classroom
  • Immediately leave campus at the end of class session
  • Do not linger on campus
  • Do not remove face mask until you have reached your car

Updated 1/13/2021