Rocker Performs as Bergen’s Distinguished Artist

-- September 21, 2018

Carl Restivo PARAMUS, N.J. – Carl Restivo, a musician, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and record producer who has collaborated with acclaimed artists Rihanna, Tom Morello (Rage Against the Machine), Perry Farrell (Jane’s Addiction), Wyclef Jean, Slash and many others, will play a free concert Wednesday, Oct. 3 at 7:30 p.m. at Bergen Community College’s Anna Maria Ciccone […]

Fall Opens at Bergen, Additional Sessions Announced

-- September 5, 2018

Students arrived at the main campus Sept. 5. PARAMUS, N.J. – More than 14,000 students helped kick off the fall semester at Bergen Community College Sept. 5, beginning an academic year that will culminate with the institution’s 50th commencement ceremony in May 2019. President Michael D. Redmond, Ph.D., greeted students at the main campus on […]

Special Saturday Registration Hours in Hackensack

-- August 20, 2018

The Philip Ciarco Jr. Learning Center in Hackensack. HACKENSACK, N.J. – Bergen Community College will offer special Saturday registration hours at its Philip Ciarco Jr. Learning Center location at 355 Main Street this week. Students can visit Saturday, Aug. 25 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to register for the fall semester, which begins Sept. […]

Bergen Hosts Extended Registration Hours + Saturday

-- August 13, 2018

Bergen’s main campus located at 400 Paramus Road. PARAMUS, N.J. – With less than a month before the start of the fall semester Sept. 5, Bergen Community College will offer extended registration hours through the first day of classes – including Saturday, Aug. 18. At the main campus, 400 Paramus Road, registration will take place […]

Bergen Alumna Joins Board of Trustees

-- August 8, 2018

Sibora Peca PARAMUS, N.J. – Former Bergen Community College student government association (SGA) president and class of 2018 graduate Sibora Peca has joined the institution’s board of trustees as alumni representative. She began her one-year term after taking the oath of office at the governing panel’s Aug. 7 meeting. Elected by current students, the alumni […]

Bergen Recognized for Economic Mobility of Programs

-- August 6, 2018

PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College has received recognition from SR Education Group as one of the nation’s top schools for online programs offering low-income students greater opportunity for upward economic mobility. To compile its rankings, the Washington state-based researcher reviewed data from approximately 1,000 U.S. universities and colleges offering 10 or more online degree […]

Begin a Success Story at Bergen this Fall

-- July 24, 2018

Fall classes begin Sept. 5 at Bergen’s main campus in Paramus. PARAMUS, N.J. – More than 14,000 students will enroll at Bergen Community College, the state’s No. 1 institution for associate degree graduates, this fall. Registration for classes continues through the first day of the semester, Sept. 5, online at and in-person at the […]

Bergen Honored for Health Professions Center

-- July 18, 2018

The 63,000 square-foot Health Professions Integrated Teaching Center provides state-of-the-art learning resources for more than 1,000 students. PARAMUS, N.J. – For its commitment to supporting economic development, preparing students for the workforce and impacting the region’s quality of life, Bergen Community College has earned a “New Good Neighbor Award” from the New Jersey Business and […]

Education, Government Leaders Discuss School Safety

-- June 21, 2018

Who: Bergen Community College What: “Securing Our Schools and the Opioid Epidemic in Suburbia” When: Monday, June 25, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Where: Moses Family Meeting & Training Center (TEC-128), 400 Paramus Road, Paramus, New Jersey Why: In the wake of mass shootings and a drug epidemic threatening the lives of young people throughout […]

Foundation Scholarships Support Student Success

-- June 19, 2018

Nearly 170 students received scholarships from the Bergen Community College Foundation this spring. PARAMUS, N.J. – The Bergen Community College Foundation distributed approximately $200,000 to 169 students during its annual spring scholarship awards ceremony May 9. Each of the scholarships – funded by community members, faculty and staff – carries its own unique criteria, providing […]