All future students are encouraged to visit Bristol Community College.

Bristol Community College

777 Elsbree Street

Fall River, MA 02720

Toll-free (MA/RI only) 800.462.0035

BCC main number 508.678.2811

Contact the Office of Admissions

To take a campus tour or attend an information session, contact Admissions or call 508.678.2811, ext. 2947, or visit us at

Campus Tours

Visit BCC to learn more about us. We offer scheduled campus tours and Information Sessions throughout the year. Check out our new state-of-the-art classrooms, visit our computer labs, beautiful arts center, engineering labs, fitness center, and scenic half-mile walking path around our on-campus pond. Come learn about the opportunities we offer students. Campus tours provide a thorough guided tour of our classrooms and facilities as well as an opportunity to learn more about the admissions process.

Information sessions are hosted by our Admissions staff and provide an overview of the College and our many degree and certificate programs. We encourage you to bring your questions. To take a campus tour or attend an information session, contact Admissions or call 508.678.2811, ext. 2947.


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Office of Disability Services

If you need accommodations to access college events, please contact BCC Office of Disability Services at 508.678.2811, ext. 2955. Room B104.

If you need an ASL interpreter, CART or ALD, please contact at ext. 2568 or VP 508.689.7616.

Produced by Bristol Community College Office of College Communications.

©2012 BCC

This catalog is produced by the Office of College Communications at Bristol Community College and is current as of the print date around June 2012. Course changes, updates, and availability can be found on the course search on the College’s website at

Policy changes

All regulations, fees, and information in this document are subject to change at the discretion of the Massachusetts Board of Higher Education and Bristol Community College.

This catalog for our dynamically-evolving college is subject to significant changes throughout its lifespan. Policy and curriculum under review may be revised during its lifespan. Please consult the College’s web page or professional staff for the most up-to-date information and any corrections that may result from publication errors.

Equal Opportunity

Bristol Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, religion, color, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, maternity leave, and national origin in its education programs or employment pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 151B and 151C, Title VI, Civil Rights Act of 1964; Title IX, Education Amendments of 1972; Section 504, Rehabilitation Act of 1973; Americans with Disabilities Act, and regulations promulgated there under, 34 C.F.R. Part 100 (Title VI), Part 106 (Title IX) and Part 104 (Section 504). All inquiries concerning application of the above should be directed to the Vice President of Human Resources and Affirmative Action Officer, Tafa Awolaju, at 508-678-2811, ext. 2194; and/or the College’s Coordinator of Title IX and Section 504, Michael Bensink, Director of Counseling at 508-678-2811, ext. 2379.

Photography by Deborah Hynes, New Bedford, MA

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