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Bakersfield College

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics at BC

Renegade Nursing Student preparing to administer vaccines

The BC Student Health and Wellness Center is now hosting multiple vaccination clinics for any eligible individuals who meet the COVID-19 Vaccine Schedule per Kern County Public Health. For more information, please email covid19vaccine@bakersfieldcollege.edu or call 661-395-4336. 

Get Your COVID-19 Vaccine at BC!

Upcoming Clinics operated through BC's Student Health and Wellness Center are open to the community, which include:

Friday, April 16, 2021, From 9 am to 1:30 pm: BC Clinic on campus (1801 Panorama Drive) within the Veteran Resource Center for the Moderna vaccine. Register on MyTurn or walk-up. Please bring your ID. 

Please register at myturn.ca.gov or call (833) 422-4255 and schedule your appointment. Please enter the zip code of 93305 to view the Bakersfield College Student Health and Wellness Center availability.

We will update with additional BC clinics as soon as we are able to access more vaccines.

Volunteers Needed!

The BC COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic planning team is working on multiple vaccination events that are contingent upon vaccine availability. We are working with Kern County Public Health and other providers to be able to administer the vaccine to our community via the eligible COVID-19 vaccination schedule. As the vaccine becomes more available, the campus is looking to be utilized mass vaccination clinic sites. We also bring pop-up clinics to both Delano and Arvin. If you or a family member is willing to volunteer, training will be provided for your role. To sign up, please complete the BC Vaccination Clinic Volunteer Interest Form.

Enroll on MyTurn

Get vaccinated—it’s safe, effective, and free. Vaccinations are in high demand. But you can find out when it’s your turn to get one. Sign up at myturn.ca.gov or call (833) 422-4255 and schedule your appointment, or get notified when appointments are available in your area. If you’re eligible and vaccine appointments are available through MyTurn, you can schedule one. If it’s not your turn yet or appointments are not available, you can register to be notified when you’re eligible or when appointments open up.

Past Clinics:

  • Tuesday, March 9, 2021: Thanks to our partners at VIPMD, we were able to vaccinate 94 eligible individuals with the Moderna vaccine clinic on-campus in Levinson Hall. 
  • Thursday, March 11, 2021: BCSHWC First on-campus Clinic, we were able to vaccinate 105 Johnson and Johnson Jassen vaccines in Levinson Hall. 
  • Saturday, March 12, 2021: Thanks to our partners at Dignity Health, we hosted our first drive-thru Moderna vaccination clinic on-campus at the Stadium Parking lot between 10 am and 2 pm and were able to vaccinate 210 people.
  • Sunday, March 14, 2021: Thanks to our partners at Dignity Health, we hosted a Moderna vaccination clinic in Arvin and vaccinated 70 eligible people.
  • Monday, March 15, 2021: Thanks to our partners at Dignity Health, we hosted a Moderna vaccination clinic at the BC Delano Campus and vaccinated 80 eligible people.
  • Sunday, March 21, from 10 am to 3 pm: Kern County's First COVID-19 Drive-thru clinic with the Johnson and Johnson's Jassen one-shot vaccination drive-thru clinic where 886 individuals were administered. 
  • Friday, March 26, from 11 am to 7 pm: Due to the success of Kern County's First Drive-Thru Clinic, BC opened another Johnson and Johnson Jassen Clinic vaccinating 1,025 individuals via scheduled appointments and walk-ins. 
  • Wednesday, March 31, from 2 pm to 4 pm: Thanks to a collaboration with the Exceptional Family Center vaccinating 94 Kern County families of children with a developmental disability.   
  • Tuesday, April 6, 2021, from 10 am to Noon: Thanks to our Partners at VIPMD for coming back to BC to administer 84-second doses and 5 Johnson and Johnson COVID vaccines.
  • Saturday, April 10, 2021, from 10 am to 2 pm: BC Drive through for Moderna and Johnson and Johnson Janssen Vaccine. 
  • Sunday, April 11, 2021, from 2 to 5 pm: BC Arvin Clinic for 2nd dose Moderna and Johnson and Johnson Janssen Vaccine.