When you register as a student at Bakersfield College, you will receive a student email account hosted through Google Gmail. All correspondence with faculty and service departments needs to be through your BC student email account.
How to Activate Student Email
When you submitted your application, after clicking Sign Out & Finish, you click continue and then click Activate Your College Account. You will receive an email at the email you provided.
Log in to the student portal “InsideBC” (more about InsideBC). The link is found at the top left of the Bakersfield College website in the black bar.
You will also find the InsideBC link (student account) in the Current Student menu.
In the top right of InsideBC, click the “email” link.
This will take you to your student email in Google Gmail.
Check your BC Email account regularly, this is the primary way we contact you.
Use your BC Email account to contact student services. We may not be able to answer you at another email address.
Add your BC Email account to your phone or mobile device.
Bakersfield College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC), Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 331 J Street, Suite 200, Sacramento, CA 95814, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at: www.accjc.org