Admission & Financial Aid


Whether you study at our main campus in Pittsfield, the South County Center or online, you'll be glad you chose a College that offers small class sizes with faculty who are dedicated to preparing you for your future.

The first step in the enrollment process is to complete the application at After applying, applicants will be sent an acknowledgement to the email address provided in the application. One week later, BCC will send a formal letter of acceptance.

Testing and Placement

Upon acceptance to the College, students will either take the Accuplacer or submit official high school transcripts for evaluation of their GPA to be placed into courses. Students who previously attended another college or university should submit their official transcripts to BCC to see if you are exempt from testing.

Get Started

Our Admission Checklist will help keep you organized and ensure you have the important information you need to get started on the right path today.

Read the Guide

Understand Costs & Pay for College

  • Tuition & Fees

    Affordable cost is one of the many advantages of attending BCC. There are many factors that determine the cost of your college education.

  • Financial Aid

    BCC encourages you to apply for financial aid. Here's what it all means, and how BCC can help you organize and pay for college.

  • Paying Your Bills

    Student Accounts make it easy to pay your bills, through scheduling, installment plans, and payment procedures.

Already Enrolled?

Attend Orientation and learn about the College, access online resources and classes, get a chance to meet your faculty, and more.

Attend Orientation

Questions or Concerns?

You have a few options. You may either contact us directly, or complete the short form below. We'll make sure your questions get to the right people.

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Please describe how best we may assist you. The more information you are able to provide, the better we can address your questions or concerns.

Contact Us Directly

Admissions Office
Phone: 413–236–1630

Student Financial Services Office
Phone: 413-236-1644

Request Specific Info
or Schedule a Tour

Let's Find a Time to Meet

Use the links below to schedule a conversation directly with one of our Admission Counselors. You'll be able to see when they're available, and choose a meeting time that works for you.

Cheryl Mirer

General Admission

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