Enrollment & Aid

Upcoming Deadlines

Fall Classes Begin


FAFSA, Dream Act, & BC Scholarship applications open


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No matter where you're coming from, we're here to help you through — and beyond — the application process. From getting enrolled to finding financial aid to registering for classes, we will support you through it all. Take your first step today.

Getting Started

Apply for Enrollment

Take your first step toward your future. We're here to help with a step by step guide to enrolling.

Fill Out Your FAFSA

Get started paying for college by applying for federal financial aid.

Plan Your Semester

Get ahead & start plannig your classes now.
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Returning Students

Already Have Credits?

Get credits for your existing skills and life experiences.
Financial Aid

Paying for College

At Bakersfield College, we strive to make a college education affordable and accessible to all. Explore how we can help you pay for college and beyond.
Our low tuition cost and financial aid help Bakersfield College fit into your budget.
Federal aid. Work study. Tons of resources to you to help pay for school.
We offer over 300 unique scholarships to our students to pay for classes & living expenses.
Path to Your Success

Finish in 4. Transfer in 2.

We are here to help you stay on track and reach your goals - whether it's graduating with a degree or transfer on to another school.
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Remember to enroll in 15 units to help keep you on track to finish.
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Find What You Need to Succeed