Campus Life

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 walk on BC's campus.

BC – There’s a lot going on!!

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


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.

Students watch a presentation in the planetarium
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

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.

Student actors in a production of Mound Builders
Patrons browse an exhibit in the Gallery Space

Gallery Space Art Gallery

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.


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

BC student musicians perform in the courtyard
Campaign poster Be The Voice of the Students

Student Government

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

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.

Participants at Camp Casey
Students participating in a Leadership Institute activity

Leadership Institute

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.


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.

Plants at the Farmesr Market during Earth Week
Kayakers in Puget Sound

Wellness Center Classes

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

Jobs & Internships

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

Students can find jobs through the Career Center
The BC Fitness Center offers a wide range of exercise equipment

Fitness Center

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

Special Events

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.

Three student volunteers at TEDxBellevueCollege
Sue Quigley performs at the KBCS studio.

91.3 KBCS

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