In efforts to meet the state requirements and to re-energize the BC student assistance program, Student Life rebranded a fresh look to the pantry program while expanding basic needs services beyond just the simple pantry program, with a planned grand opening of the new and improved Renegade Nexus in January 2023. The new area will contain a suite of support services and programs to assist students in meeting their academic achievements while supporting the college’s efforts of persistence, retention, and completion.
Through centralized, direct support, Renegade Nexus connects students to critical on-campus and community resources that promote academic achievement and holistic student wellness. Renegade Nexus provides connections to the essential resources Bakersfield College students need to thrive in their educational journeys.
To better support BC students, Renegade Nexus services will:
If you are currently a homeless student that needs access to on-campus shower facilities please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Do you not have a computer? Need a Loaner Chromebook? If you choose to borrow a Chromebook, please complete the Chromebook/Electronic Equipment Advance Application found on the Financial Aid website. The computer is a lightweight Chrome OS android Chromebook. Chromebooks are not used to download any other software programs on itself, and it is mainly used to ensure you have access to the web-based online tools for most BC classes, including Canvas, Microsoft Office, Zoom, and other student-related services. You will need to provide your own access to WiFi in order to get on the Internet.
Currently, applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis as inventory is available.
Submit a Chromebook/Electronic Equipment Advance Application!