Admissions & Records

We are on Campus and Online

If you need assistance, come to the new location at the Admissions and Records Office in the newly remodeled Welcome Center building or login into our Virtual Lobby. For efficient service, please remember to come prepared with your questions, forms you need help filling out, Bakersfield College ID number, and photo identification.

Read our Frequently Asked Questions to search for an answer, and if you have any further questions, you may email us at using your BC student email account. If you have questions that do not require face-to-face interaction you can also email us at using your BC student email account.

Full list of Student Services

First Steps:


  1. CONTINUING STUDENTS: EVERY TERM, You must first complete an update form.
  2. NEW STUDENTS: You must first complete an online application
  3. First Time Students: Proceed to Orientation
    All Other Students: Proceed to Registration

Students on Probation/Disqualification

You must see a counselor before registering.

If you are disqualified, you must make an appointment to see a counselor before you can register.

All previous BC coursework, regardless of when it was completed, affects the probation/disqualification status.

Admission & Records Resources

The Information You Need

Contact Admissions & Records

Phone: (661) 395-4301 | Hours: Monday - Wednesday 7:00AM - 5:30PM, Thursday 8:00AM-5:30PM Friday: CLOSED | Location: Welcome Center (C)

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