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New and Returning Students Welcome!
We are here to help you get ready to learn
Stay home. Stay safe. Study online.
Tuition for ABE,HS+,HSC (GED®) and ESL is $25
Tuition Waivers are available if you have: Quest card, unemployed, DSHS, SSI, TANF, WIC, HUD, Free or reduced lunch, or have a letter from a church or community organization. Please ask us for more information.

English as a Second Language (ESL):
The best way to reach us is at eslbats@bellevuecollege.edu or 425-564-2171. We look forward to hearing from you. Online Application/Registration for New Summer Students will open on June 23rd. We will not be offering classes for returning student in the Summer. Fall registration will begin as early as August 17th. Please visit our site for details ESL website.

Adult Basic Education (ABE), HS+, HSC (GED®) classes:
The best way to reach us is at abe@bellevuecollege.edu or 425-564-2171. We look forward to hearing from you. Summer Applications and Registration for New is CLOSED but Returning students can still apply. Please see our websites below for details.
For more ABE information visit the ABE website.
For more HS+ information visit the HS+ website.
For more GED information visit the GED website.

I-BEST students:
Interested in I-BEST?
The best way to reach us is at ibest@bellevuecollege.edu . We look forward to hearing from you. Registration is now OPEN for Fall quarter. Please visit our I-BEST website or call: 425-564-2363

Basic and Transitional Studies

The purpose of the Basic and Transitional Studies Department is to provide students with high-quality basic and pre-college Math and English literacy education for academic, personal, family, work and community engagement while cultivating leadership potential within collaborative student, staff, and faculty learning communities.

BASIC & TRANSITIONAL STUDIES (BATS) • Room R130 • 3000 Landerholm Circle SE • Bellevue, WA 98007-6484