Welcome Renegades! We have moved the majority of our classes online for Fall 2020. A few essential courses are face-to-face with safety protocols.
Visit the COVID-19 page for up-to-date information.

Bakersfield College

BC Bookstore Open for Pick-up and Returns

Inside the bookstore with students in line to pay for books.

The BC Bookstore will be physically open in an effort to provide extra support and assistance. The Bookstore is offering expanded services and availability so that our Renegades experience shorter wait times and better customer service.

The Bookstore will now be open to students for pick-up and return service. all purchases and payments must be done online. Due to COVID19 guidelines, the Bookstore will not be doing cash transactions. Once a confirmation has been emailed to you, you can go to the bookstore on campus to pick up your order. Do not come to campus until then. Direct questions about your order to the BC Bookstore, sm8014@bncollege.com.


The Bookstore will be physically open to the public for pick-up and returns until Tuesday, September 15th. Hours have been extended as follows:

  • Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Sunday Closed

Stay Safe

Wear a Mask and Social Distancing Requirements

Strict COVID-19 guidelines are in place limiting the number of people who can enter the building at one time. All customers must wear a mask and observe the social distancing of six feet.

While on campus, you must adhere to the COVID-19 Student Responsibilities which include wearing a cloth mask at all times and maintaining at least 6 feet distance from others. Please review all of the responsibilities before coming to campus.

Bookstore Entrance

The only entrance to the bookstore is accessed from the north doors (facing the lawn/Administration building) of the Bookstore building.

To effectively serve students on a first-come first-serve basis, a waiting queue will be set up at the Bookstore building. Due to COVID-19 safety guidelines, we ask for your patience while waiting, so come prepared with a bottle of water and hat as you may be standing outside for a short time.


Use the main BC driveway on Haley St. to enter campus and park in lots P1 or P2 (Campus Map). You will NOT need a parking pass to park for a short term.

Bookstore Returns

To meet demand, the Bookstore will be extending current book returns until September 15th, so there is still time to get your books returned. Books purchased after September 15th will adhere to regular return policy.

Questions or Need Help?

Student Information Desk

If you have any further questions or need assistance with any other BC related matters, contact the BC Student Information Desk.

BC opened the Student Information Desk to help you communicate faster with BC staff from around the campus. This service is conducted through Zoom. When you join, you will be greeted and helped by a live BC Staff Member. Student Information Desk hours: Mon-Thurs 9AM-6PM (only).

Technology Issues

As your classes transition to online and virtual formats, the Renegade Online Hub staff are here to support your technology needs. If you have questions about Canvas, ConferZoom or any other technology issues, send them to renegadehubstudents@gmail.com.

If you are feeling overwhelmed by the idea of learning online, need help getting technology issues figured out, or just need some encouragement, please give us a chance to help you out.

Renegade Online Hub Hours

  • Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday-Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Leave a message anytime and we will get back to you as soon as we can.

Student Health Service

You are not alone. This is a time for us to bond as a community and Stay strong. Don’t give up. We can do this. YOU can do this.

The BC mental health providers within the Student Health and Wellness Center is still available for you to make virtual appointments. Private and confidential. Call (661) 395-4336 or email BCStudentHealth@bakersfieldcollege.edu.

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