About Bellevue College

Bellevue College is located within the city limits of Bellevue, Washington, along the Interstate 90 corridor. The main campus is situated on 100 wooded acres within sight of the Cascade Range and the Puget Sound, approximately five miles from downtown Bellevue and 10 miles from downtown Seattle. As the largest open-access institution of higher learning in Washington, we open the door of higher education to more than 27,000 students each year.

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Board of Trustees

Get to know the board members who set the college’s strategic direction.

Awards & Recognition

Partial list of Bellevue College’s local and national awards for excellence in teaching, learning, and leadership in the past four years

Office of the President

Get to know interim President Gary Locke with a biography and an archive of official statements.

College at a Glance

Founding Date: January 1966
(original name: Bellevue Community College)
Public (state-assisted), Open-access, Community-based, Coeducational, Primarily associate degree-granting four-year institution of higher learning

Giving to BC

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Our Campus


Locate campus maps, print driving directions, learn about carpooling and commuting incentives, and find out about discounted bus passes.

Public Safety

Get information on parking permits, citations, emergency alerts, and campus safety. In an emergency, dial 911.

Facilities Rental

Enjoy our beautiful setting with convenient access, free parking, Internet connections, and on-site catering and audio-visual staff.

We are located at 3000 Landerholm Circle SE, Bellevue, WA 98007. Call us at (425) 564-1000 if you have any questions. See our contacts page for more information.

Our Values

Affirmation of Inclusion

Our commitment to have a great place for everyone.

Pluralism and Diversity

We strive to maintain a diverse and welcoming campus community for students, faculty and staff.

Campus Sustainability

We have made a commitment to leadership in sustainable practices and education.

Title IX

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 prohibits gender-based discrimination in educational institutions that receive federal funds.

Administration & Planning


View BC’s accreditation statement and all reports related to NWCCU accreditation.

Effectiveness and Strategic Planning

Read fast facts and in-depth reports about BC students and outcomes.

Future Vision

Read our strategic plans, core values, mission, and core themes.

BC Governance

BCG consists of a College Assembly and councils that develop and forward advisory opinions and recommendations to the president.


Browse our list of current job openings, download applications and find out why BC is a great place to work.

Campus Organizational Chart

View the Organizational Chart of Bellevue College.

Policies and Procedures

Browse our college-wide policies and procedures.


Class Schedules

A PDF archive of current and past class schedules.

Course Catalogs

A PDF archive of catalogs from current and past academic years.

More publications

Annual reports, the Bellevue College magazine, and master plans.