Barstow Community CollegeStudent ServicesGetting Started at BCC

The pathway to success in your dream job or new career begins here. Follow this path to an excellent education and new opportunities. Our step by step tutorials will help you through the registration process. And, if you need more help along the way, please stop by the Transfer and Career Planning Center. We are ready to assist you. 


Step 1: Apply to BCC now!
Create an OpenCCC account first. You will need a real email address. Next, apply and submit your application here OpenCCC. If you already have an OpenCCC account, just login. 

Check your email after you have applied as you will receive your BCC BNumber and further instructions (check junk mail if you did not receive it).


Step 2: Apply for Financial Aid
Complete the FAFSA or California Dream Act Application (DACA students). Remember, you want to apply early!

Step 3: Complete Orientation, Placement, and Education Planning
Once you have applied, you will get an email informing you if orientation, placement, and education planning are required. To complete orientation, click here. See a counselor to help select your classes. Watch the video tutorial on how to schedule an appointment with a counselor here. If you have a general question to ask a counselor, you can complete the form here Contact a Counselor.

Step 4: Register for Classes 
Finish your degree or certificate faster by enrolling in 12-15 units in Fall and Spring semesters. Review the Schedule of Classes and then register for courses by logging into your MyBCC Portal.


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