Academic Advising Center - MC - Room F-117 - Field Administration Center - 1st floor
The Academic Advising Center assists students with course selection, academic problems, and answers questions about student services. - Contact: 413-236-1620 - Hours: 8am-4pm Mon., Wed., Thurs., Fri. and 8am-7pm Tues.
Admissions Office - MC - Room F-114 - Field Administration Center - 1st floor
In addition to other services, the Admissions office provides information about BCC to prospective students and helps students throughout the admissions process. - Contact: 413-236-1630 - Hours: 8am-4pm Mon.-Fri.
The Adult Learning Program provides high school equivalency preparation classes, as well as three levels of conversational and career English classes for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Personal and career advising is also provided. - Contact: Kelly Jourdain, Academic Coordinator, at 413-236-2174; or 800-816-1233 (in Mass. Only), Ext. 2174.
BCC Foundation - MC - Room F-230 - Field Administration Center - 2nd floor
The BCC Foundation is a non-profit corporation established to encourage and receive gifts in support of the mission of the college. The Foundation provides scholarships, grants and awards to deserving students; supports “value-added” activities such as conferences and hands-on experiences; supports emerging technologies and campus restoration. - Contact: 413-236-1620 - Hours: 8am-4pm Mon. - Fri.
The BCC Cafeteria provides nutritionally balanced meals with a varied menu. - Contact: 413-236-3046
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Center for Teaching & Learning - MC - Room K-210 - Koussevitzky Arts Center - 2nd floor
The Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) provides faculty and staff professional development programs on pedagogy, technology, and other higher education topics. CTL activities include in-service workshops, professional development days, new faculty orientation, summer institutes, travel grants, special projects and guest speakers. The Center provides advanced workstations and technical training facilities to the BCC community to support the use of new teaching tools. - Contact: 413-236-2170 - Lounge Hours: 8am - 4pm. Classroom Hours: by appointment through the website. Additional location: Director's office: Room F-206.
The College Store offer a number of services to students, faculty and staff. In addition to required textbooks, the store sells a wide variety student supplies, college apparel, reference books, health products, postage stamps and more. The college store primarily serves as an outlet for textbooks and materials needed for BCC day and evening classes, as well as for extension courses offered by other area colleges. - Contact: 413-236-3065 - Fall & Spring Semester Hours: 8am-4pm Mon.-Fri. - (extended to 6pm Mon-Thurs. first week of each semester)
BCC's office of Community Education develops, coordinates and implements non-credit initiatives. The division serves people of all ages whose educational and training needs cannot be met through traditional college-credit programs. - Contact: 413-236-2127 - Hours: Building open 8am - 4pm. Classes open 8am - 9pm.
Computer Laboratories - MC - Rooms F-102 & F107 - Field Administration Center - 1st floor
Several computer laboratories are available to students in computer courses or courses requiring the use of computers. Lab assistants are available to help students. There is no fee for this service. Contact: 413-236-2165
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PLEASE NOTE: All labs are closed on holidays and when college is closed for any other reason.
Conte Education Center - ECC - Silvio O. Conte Federal Building, 78 Center Street, Pittsfield, MA
The center, suitably located in Downtown Pittsfield, includes four classrooms featuring interactive white boards, a computer lab and Wi-Fi Access, a student lounge, and a community conference room. Air-conditioning now available for the Summer. - Contact: Julie Hannum, Director of Off-Campus Sites, at 413-236-5201 or 800-816-1233 (in Mass. only), Ext. 5201.
Development Office - MC - Room F-215 - Field Administration Center - 2nd floor
The office of Development administers fundraising activities, such as an annual campaign, in support of the college’s mission. The office also directs the publication of the BCC News, a periodic alumni newsletter. Contact: 413-236-2188 - Hours: 8am-4pm Mon.-Fri.
In addition to most of the college's executive and other administrative offices, the Field Administration Center houses the: Academic Advising Center, Admissions Office, Computer Laboratories, Financial Aid Office, IT Help Desk, Registrar's Office, Student Billing Office, Student Success Center, and the Trio Office & Learning Center.
The Financial Aid Office provides counseling services regarding educational expenses and assistance in obtaining aid from various funding sources. - Contact 413-236-1644 - Hours: 8am-4pm Mon.-Fri.
The Paterson Fitness Center is a fully-equipped exercise and strength training facility. The center is open to BCC students, faculty and staff at no cost. The general public is charged a minimal fee. Paid exercise prescription programs are held several times a year. - Contact: 413-236-1670 - Hours: 7am-8pm Mon.-Thurs., 7am-6pm Fri.
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Immunization & Allied Health Medical Records - MC - A-100 - Susan B. Anthony Student Center - upper level
This office maintains the official BCC Immunization Requirement Form that students must complete and turn in before the first day of classes. Students may drop off medical records, authorize sending records to another location, or obtain a copy for their own use. - Contact: 413-236-1614 - FAX: 413-499-4576 - Hours: 9am-3pm, Mon.-Fri.
Conveniently accessible in downtown Pittsfield, the Intermodal Education Center is located on the second floor of the BRTA Intermodal Transportation Center on the corner of North Street and Columbus Avenue. The facility, which is used by both Berkshire Community College and Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, includes a multi-media classroom, computer laboratory, testing center, and administrative offices. In addition to credit courses, BCC offers workforce development courses, skills assessments, credit courses, and an outreach program. - Contact: 413-236-2127 - Hours: 8am – 4 pm.
Jonathan Edwards Library - Main Campus
The Jonathan Edwards Library welcomes the BCC community and members of the general public. It provides information resources, services, and equipment as well as a pleasant environment for research, study, tutoring, and quiet relaxation. Enhancements include a revamped, multi-use library instruction area as well as more seating options for group and individual study. see "Library Resources and Services". - Contact: 413-236-2150
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Koussevitzky Art Gallery - MC - Koussevitzky Arts Center - Theatre Lobby
The Koussevitzky Art Gallery, which is open to the public, offers exhibits by professional artists from the United States and abroad. Several shows are mounted each semester. In addition, student art work is exhibited in the Koussevitzky lobby throughout the year. - Contact: 413-236-4702 - Hours: 9am-5pm Mon.-Fri.
The Language Laboratory is an important resource for the BCC community. You can access the Internet, take advantage of computer assisted instruction, watch videos, films, and television, read magazines and books, sharpen listening and speaking skills, and consult with instructors and peers in your language(s) of choice. The Language Lab is also a study lounge. You don’t have to be a language student to take advantage of this quiet, comfortable, welcoming space. - Contact: 413-236-4615 - Hours: 8am-2pm Mon.-Fri.
Library (see Jonathan Edwards Library) - Main Campus
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The John Lambert Nature Trail, located behind the Ralph Hoffmann Environmental Science and Sustainable Energy Center, the nature trail wanders through open fields and woodlands. Numbered posts along the way indicate points of natural significance.
Child care at BCC is available at the Norman Rockwell Early Childhood Center, so named because of the artist’s sensitive portrayal of the world of children. The center is open to the public, however, priority is given to children of BCC students, faculty and staff. Children from age 15 months to seven years are eligible for the program. - Contact: 413-236-3060 - Hours: 7:15am - 5:15pm Mon-Fri.
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The Ralph Hoffmann Environmental Science and Sustainable Energy Center is the focal point for environmental programs and activities. Built in 1976 and renovated in 2012, the Center houses a lecture room, laboratories, seminar areas, student lounge, and several work areas.
Constructed as part of Center renovations in 2012, the Renewable Energy Training Center is a classroom and laboratory space designed specifically for credit and non-credit classes and workshops on renewable energies such as solar, wind and geothermal. - Contact: 413-236-4503 - Hours: 7:30am-8pm
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The Theatre Arts concentration of BCC’s Fine and Performing Arts program produces three main-stage productions each year; theatre majors and other students participate. In addition to BCC and community theatre productions, the facility hosts numerous concerts, dance performances, and other special events each year.
The office of Service Learning initiates and facilitates community-based opportunities for BCC students related to their program of study. Students involved in service learning spend a set number of hours working in community organizations while earning course credit. - Contact: 413-236-2175
The South County Center serves new, returning, and prospective BCC students. The staff at the Center also provides admission assistance, advising, registration, student payment services, and communication with student services on the main campus. Skills assessment is administered at the Center during specially scheduled sessions. Additional services offered on main campus are usually available by appointment at the South County Center. For more information, call Julie Hannum, Director of Off-Campus Centers at 413-236-5201, or 800-816-1233 (in Mass. Only), Ext. 5201.
South County Center also offers community education noncredit workshops and is also available for BCC's customized workforce development training courses by appointment. For more information, call the Director; or Catherine Dargi, Administrative Assistant, at 413-236-5202; or 800-816-1233 (in Mass. Only), Ext. 5202.
The Student Billing Office prepares and processes student tuition, installment, refund, transcript and parking bills and collects payments. - Contact: 413-236-3042 - Hours: 8am-4pm Mon.-Fri.
Student Development Center - MC - Room A-107 - Susan B. Anthony Student Center - upper level
The Student Development Center, located down the hall from the college bookstore, provides various free services, Personal Counseling, Transfer Services, Career Services and the Disability Resource Center. - Contact: 413-236-1605 - Hours: 8am-4pm Mon.-Fri.
The office of Student Life is the center of student activity at BCC. The office helps to plan and administer a wealth of opportunities for social, cultural, recreational, as well as personal enjoyment and enrichment. Students are invited to bring ideas for new programs and activities to Student Life staff. - Contact: 413-236-1660 - Hours: 8am-4pm Mon.-Fri.
The Student Lounge provides an atmosphere that encourages full enjoyment of the social aspects of college life, and is the central meeting place for students and their friends. Activities range from movies to lectures to live entertainment. Students also use the lounge to study and relax. - Contact: 413-236-1660 - Hours: 7:30am-8pm
The Student Success Center is committed to helping students achieve academic success. Students are encouraged to visit the center either on a walk-in basis or as a referral from an instructor. The staff will be happy to discuss strategies for academic success, or refer students to the appropriate services on campus, such as tutoring or personal counseling. - Contact: 413-236-1625 - Hours: 8am-4pm Mon.-Fri.
Susan B. Anthony Center and Annex - Main Campus
The Susan B. Anthony Center houses the following offices and services: College Store, Cafeteria/Food Services, Immunization Records & Allied Health Medical Records Office, Norman Rockwell Early Childhood Center, Student Life Office , Student Development Center, and the Student Lounge.
Certified lifeguard always on duty. The pool depth goes from 3.5 to 8 feet deep and is roughly 70 feet long. The facility is handicapped accessible and lifeguards are on duty at all times. Male and female locker rooms, equipped with showers. - Contact: 413-236-1670
The TRIO Office provides "one-on-one" support services to help eligible students develop an educational plan. Students who are accepted into the program work with the TRIO counselors and advisors to facilitate their graduation from BCC. - Contact: 413-236-1680 - Hours: 8am - 4pm Mon.-Fri.
Tutorial Services provides free tutoring for currently enrolled students for most BCC credit classes. Tutors meet with students one-to-one, in small groups, and in drop-in help sessions. Most Tutors are BCC students, or Peer Tutors, who are recommended by faculty of an individual course or field of study. Many are also Community Tutors with expertise in a variety of areas. Students may request a tutor at the Tutorial Center on the BCC Main Campus or South County Center in Great Barrington. Drop-in Help Centers are also available for Math and Writing. Drop-in schedules are found in. - Contact: 413-236-1650 or 1652 - Hours: 8am-4pm Mon.-Fri.