Thank you for your interest in the Basic and Transitional Studies (BaTS) programs! We are excited about helping you reach your career and education goals. Please carefully read through the steps below to apply to the programs.

Each program has a different application process and requirements. Please be sure to apply to the correct program and complete all steps for that program application.

Bellevue College is transitioning to a new student management system. During the month of November, we will be working to update our procedures to align with the new system. Please check back in mid-November for more details

Find the Right Program

Review all of our programs and find the right fit. If you are still unsure which program is right for you, reach out to our staff. Our Navigators, program staff, and faculty are happy to help!

Applications are processed in the order received. Our programs often fill quickly so do not wait until the deadline to apply.

WORKFORCE EDUCATION: If you’re receiving Basic Food or cash assistance from DSHS, Workforce Education may be able to help pay for textbooks, childcare, and transportation – apply online to see if you qualify.

Last Updated May 9, 2022