Bakersfield College

Delano Campus at Bakersfield College

Delano Student Services

find.your future.

Educational Planning Courses

  • STDV B1 – Educational Planning (.5 unit)
  • STDV B2 – Career Exploration (1.5-3 units each)

BC Virtual Career Center

Academic Advising/Counseling – 661-720-2000 skills.

ACDV B50 – Reading for Academic Success (3 units)

ACDV B62 – Developing Basic Reading Skill (3 units)

ACDV B65 – Basic Writing Development (2 units)

ACDV B77 – Understanding Basic Math (2 units)

COMS B3 – Computer Concepts/Survival Skills (3 units)

STDV B6 – College Success (2 units)


Financial Aid: Grants, Scholarships and Loans – DST 1001. Please call for appointment: 661-720-2000

More about Financial Aid.

find.campus life.

Athletics – 661-395-4266

Student Government Association provides discount cards, campus club info, campus honor society info. 661-395-4355

Office of Student Life provides discount cards, campus club info, campus honor society info. 661-395-4355

Student IDs - Renegade Card


Computer Commons DST Lobby

Open Lab DST 126 (Schedule Posted). 661-720-2068

Vending Machines DST Lobby (Beverages, Snacks, & Pre-Packaged Meals)

Student Assistance – Delano Campus Pantry, Hygiene Closet, etc. 661-395-4355

More about Student Assistance.


Job Placement and Part-time Work – 661-395-4550

BC Student Employment

Federal Work Study – 661-395-4428

Workability III (job placement for disabled students) – 661-395-4070

Cooperative Work Experience – 661-395-4550

Life Threatening Emergencies – Call 911

Non-Life Threatening Emergencies – Call 661-720-2057 or 661-395-4554

Location:  College Safety Office – DST 1006 Next to Admissions & Records office

Disabled Student Services - (661) 720-2000 Room 1001

Provides comprehensive services including counseling, alternate media such as Braille or e-text, test accommodations, equipment loan, assessment for learning disabilities, and sign language interpreters.

FREE Legal Advice (w/ SGA discount card) - (661) 325-3425

Veterans Services – (661) 395-4414

Learning Center - Room 1101

The Learning Center is designed specifically to assist students in developing the skills and confidence needed to succeed in their coursework and in their academic, professional, and personal pursuits. Our services include one-on-one tutoring, group study, helpful handouts and resources, and assistance with learning strategies for becoming a better student.

  • Tutoring Center – Delano Campus
    The Tutoring Center is a proven student success service that provides FREE tutoring to all currently enrolled Bakersfield College Students. Our one-on-one peer tutors are trained and certified students who can assist you with many Bakersfield College courses. Assistance with course content, required papers (at any stage) and/or academic skills are available through drop-in and scheduled appointments for most BC courses. Appointments can be made in person or by calling our office at 661-720-2076. We're open Monday - Thursday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Writing Center – The Writing Center offers FREE individualized writing assistance to all students. We welcome students from diverse disciplines, in all stages of the writing process; we also help with resumes, cover letters, applications to transfer schools and scholarship essays! All currently enrolled Bakersfield College students are welcome to drop in or schedule an appointment with the center’s professional staff. We are committed to helping you become better writers. Appointments can be made in person or by calling our office at 661-720-2019.

    Writing Center Workshops: A variety of workshops focused on writing fundamentals are offered each semester. Stop by the center or call, 661-720-2019, for a schedule of upcoming workshops.

  • PLATO Lab – The PLATO Lab offers FREE and easy to use reading, writing, and math computer-guided tutorials. Students who have questions about the specifics of the lab requirement, or anything else, should refer to the related course syllabus. For additional questions, stop by or call 661-720-2076 and speak with one of our friendly staff members.

Library -  Room 1102 - 661-720-2015

The Library offers student access to resources in print and online; provides quiet, independent study space; access to a pay-per-print printer and copier; and, is staffed by a Reference Librarian who is available to assist students with academic research. For Library hours and contact information, please go to Library webpages.

Library Workshops: A variety of 60 minute workshops are offered several times each semester.  For a description of the workshops as well as the workshop schedule go to Library Workshops

Crisis Counseling – 661-720-2000 or 661-725-4780

Medical and Mental Health Services (Off Campus) – For currently enrolled students

Delano Community Health Center (Clinica Sierra Vista)

  • 1508 Garces Hwy, Suite 1, Delano CA 93215
  • 661-725-4780
  • Center Hours: Monday thru Saturday, 8:00am – 5:30 pm
  • Currently enrolled students are entitled to confidential services provided by a full-time registered nurse and a part-time physician

Mental Health Services (On Campus) – For an on campus appointment call 661-720-2000


Permits are required on both campus parking lots and any Robert F. Kennedy High School parking lots

Parking Permits:

One-day Parking Permit Dispenser: Located across from the College Safety office DST 1006

Barnes & Noble Bookstore – Located in the Admissions & Records office room 1001. School supplies (i.e. ScanTrons, bluebooks, textbooks) can be purchased on campus. Open one week prior to the start of semester and the first two weeks of the semester. 661-720-2008

Textbook buybacks and rental returns available the final week of the semester.

DST Lobby – Once the Bookstore is closed, ScanTrons can be purchased at the Help Desk. 661-720-2068

Calculators – Available for rent at the Admissions & Records office for $10 with confirmation of registration in a BC mathematics course. 661-720-2000