Parking Fall River Campus-over 1,800 spaces First Come/First Served Basis Must park between 2 white lines NO parking on grass New Bedford Campus (with valid student ID) Elm Street Garage (25¢ per hour) Zeiterion Garage (50¢ per hour) Metered Street Parking (50¢ per hour/2 hr. limit) Attleboro Campus (ample parking)
accessBCC accessBCC is your portal to all things at BCC: Allows students to view their schedule Allows students to obtain final grade at end of term Provides students with a college e-mail account Serves as a portal to other resources including the eLearning system (online course materials)
Set-Up accessBCC Account Bristol Community College webpage: www.bristolcc.eduwww.bristolcc.edu My@accessBCC Click My@accessBCC image Set up My Account Follow Set up My Account link below log-in screen BCC ID# Use your BCC ID# (900######) Orientation information for new students: http://bristolcc.edu/students/orientation/index.cfm
Online Courses Set up accessBCC to enter BCC eLearning portal Log into accessBCC Click on eLearning tab at top of screen Click link to access your courses (No access to courses until 1 st day of semester) Click name of your course Technical help available through BCCs website www.bristolcc.edu www.bristolcc.edu
eLearning Orientation Course eLearning 101 recommended Sign-up on-line OR Face to Face Assistance in room A208 (2 nd floor of Library) Schedule is posted on line Telephone # 508-678-2811 ext. 2081
BCC College Bookstore Commonwealth College Center (G Building) 1 st Floor Phone: 508.678.2811, ext. 2239 Fax: 508.677.2411 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org@bristolcc.edu Detailed Schedule Bring copy of your Detailed Schedule Textbook information is also found on BCC web site www.bristolcc.edu & search credit courses www.bristolcc.edu – Select your course & click the CRN# – Textbook & ISBN will be provided – Books from the BCC bookstore guarantee you that you are getting exactly what you need to be prepared for class – Bookstore staff work closely with the faculty to ensure they have the right books on the shelves for all courses
accessBCC One Card The accessBCC One Card is the official BCC identification card: Can be used to make purchases Used to access college facilities & activities Serves as your library card
accessBCC One Card Office Bring a drivers license OR other valid photo ID TO G221 in Commonwealth College Center OR K130 in Business Technology Building
BEEnotified Sign up for notifications about closings & other important info via email, voice & text messages Login accessBCC using your accessBCC User Name & Password Left side of screen-three options A.Contact Devices-enter up to a total of 9 devices B.Opt in for optional non-emergency notifications C.Summary-review a your subscription summary
Eileen T. Farley Learning Resources Center Library-First Floor Professional librarians assist with research (print & media) Learning Resources Center-Building A 508-678-2811 Circulation ext. 2105 or Reference ext. 2108 Web Page: http://BristolCC.edu/Academics/Library/index.cfm
Eileen T. Farley Learning Resources Center Rodgers Cyber Café Desk top computers Group study tables Lounge chairs Vending Machines also available Group study rooms reserved at circulation desk (ext.2105)
Tutoring & Academic Support Center (TASC) Assists students outside the classroom with: homework, class projects, writing needs and tips for improving studying Tutoring & Academic Support Center Room: B110 Telephone: 508-678-2811 ext. 2295 BCC Writing Center Room B117 Telephone: 508-678-2811 ext. 2544
Online Tutoring eTutoring online writing lab Ask a tutor to review your draft of a writing assignment Tutor will return your draft with mark-ups and suggestions for improvement within 24 to 48 hours Log onto accessBCC to access eTutoring Telephone # 508-678-2811 ext. 2081
Computer Labs for Student Use Open Labs (times are posted at each lab): Community Computing Center (Business Technology Building) (K130) Learning Resources Center (Library)(A) Rodgers Cyber Café (Library)(A) Dedicated labs: Art, Computer Science, Nursing, Engineering, Math, & Languages location in several areas (check Computer Labs web page for locations)
Grades Course syllabus has information regarding how grade is calculated IF you encounter difficulty & are concerned about your grade-seek advising & speak to instructor Grades are posted to accessBCC AFTER semester concludes
Student Illness STUDENT must contact professor if: – Sick – Accident – Appointment Contact via e-mail, telephone, or through Divisional Office Follow professors directions as posted on course syllabus Call Vice President of Students (ext. 2150) to send a message to professor
Changing a Course AFTER Registration ADD/DROP All students should be registered in their courses by the end of the first week of classes. Add/Drop period is scheduled at the start of each semester. ADD: to add a course after Add/Drop period requires instructors written approval & may be subject to other limitations. DROP: student may withdraw from a course at any time before end of tenth week of classes & will receive a W on transcript: Consult with an advisor, Obtain signatures of instructor & advisor on Change of Schedule form, Return completed Change of Schedule form to the Enrollment Center. Students are cautioned that grades of W will lower the S.C.R. & will place student at risk for probation or dismissal.
Release of Student Information BCC designates the following categories of student information as public or Directory Information & such information may be disclosed for any purpose, at its discretion: Category 1: Name, address, telephone number, dates of attendance, class; Category 2: Previous institutions attended, major field of study, awards, honors, degree(s) conferred (including dates); Category 3: Past & present participation in officially recognized sports & activities, physical factors (height, weight of athletes), date & place of birth.
Student Record Disclosure Students may consent to full disclosure of academic & financial information to another person or agency. In doing so the student authorizes the institution to release information to an individual identified by the student in writing. Student must submit a Student Record Disclosure Form to the office of the Registrar. Forms are available in the Enrollment Center located in the Commonwealth College Center, or the Attleboro and New Bedford campuses.
Enrollment Center Evaluates applications for admission to BCC Reviews academic records & Advises students Evaluates requests for internal transfers Manages transfer credits for incoming students Provides some career information & guidance Assists students in all aspects of payment process
Enrollment Center Provides registration & enrollment related services into credit & non-credit courses Staff comprised of: – Registration ext. 2157 – Records ext. 2240 – Admissions ext. 2516 – Enrollment Services ext. 2590 – Financial Aid ext. 2515 – Student Accounts ext. 2160 First Floor, G Building 508-678-2811
Transfer Affairs Assist student with transfer to 4-year degree Teaches student about scholarships Enlightens student regarding articulations Second Floor, G Building 508-678-2811 ext. 2229
Information Technology Services ITS Help Desk can answer computer-related questions Can direct student to campus technology resources Stoico Business Technology Building (K-130) 508-678-2811 ext. 2119 Website: BristolCC.edu/its
Advising E-Mail or Call for Appointment Barbara Bernard, Bristol CVTE Linkages Special Programs Coordinator D Building, D200 508-678-2811 ext. 3460 Barbara.Bernard@bristolcc.edu Amanda Donovan, Bristol CVTE Linkages Director D Building, D200 508-678-2811 ext. 2644 Amanda.Donovan@bristolcc.edu Diane Pelton, Bristol CVTE Linkages Administrative Assistant D Building, D209 508-678-2811 ext. 2597 Diane.Pelton@bristolcc.edu