Campus Life

BC – There’s a lot going on!!

BC students, faculty and staff celebrate the start of the quarter at the 2017 Fall Welcome Fair

Bellevue College is a vibrant, active community with a wide range of activities, clubs and events for almost every area of interest. And, if you can’t find what you’re looking for, get involved and create a new opportunity. You’ll soon have plenty of company.


Students watch a presentation in the planetarium

Get a closer look at what astronomy students experience in class every day! Students gain a unique perspective of the sun, moon, stars, and planets under the 30-foot dome. Check our website for show times.


BC volleyball players go up for a block at the net

Go Bulldogs! The BC athletic department offers 11 team sports which have solid reputations as top competitors in the Pacific Northwest.

Theatre Arts

Student actors in a production of Mound Builders

BC’s renowned Theatre Arts department presents an annual schedule of innovative productions from comedy to drama to musicals in the Carlson and Stop Gap Studio.

Gallery Space Art Gallery

Patrons browse an exhibit in the Gallery Space

Gallery Space is located on the second floor of the D Building, above the Library. This new gallery has over 2,000 square feet of floor space, and exhibits change approximately monthly throughout the academic year.


BC student musicians perform in the courtyard

The Music Department offers a variety of performance opportunities for singers. Catch a show, or audition for a band or choir.

Student Government

Campaign poster Be The Voice of the Students

Associated Student Government (ASG) officers are elected in general elections held Spring Quarter. As a member of the college community, you are encouraged to participate in college governance and are free to express your views on college policy.

Student Clubs & Programs

Participants at Camp Casey

Students form numerous clubs and programs around various subjects, including the ASG (Associated Student Government), Black Student Union, Campus Activities Board, Computer Science Club, El Centro Latino (LACC) and more.

Leadership Institute

Students participating in a Leadership Institute activity

The Student Leadership Institute develops leadership competencies such as ethics, integrity, efficacy, and critical thinking, through credited leadership courses, leadership workshops/retreats, conferences and hands-on service and volunteer projects.


Plants at the Farmesr Market during Earth Week

We have made a commitment to engaging students in leadership in sustainable practices and education, including Earth Week. Learn more about these efforts and get involved.

Wellness Center Classes

Kayakers in Puget Sound

Get Active! Gym and outdoor recreational activities free or at low cost for students.

Jobs & Internships

Students can find jobs through the Career Center

Find student announcements for jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities via the Connect! Career Management System.

Fitness Center

The BC Fitness Center offers a wide range of exercise equipment

Students, employees, and community members can work out in the fitness center by signing up for a class.

Special Events

Three student volunteers at TEDxBellevueCollege

From the inaugural TEDxBellevueCollege to hosting the Washington State Supreme Court, to an eclipse-viewing party atop the parking garage, BC is home to wide range of special events.

91.3 KBCS

KBCS Radio staff at a community event

KBCS, a public radio station licensed to Bellevue College. connects minds and hearts to the diversity of music and ideas.