Why has Bergen Community College opened a new campus location at the Meadowlands?
Bergen Community College opened a new campus in the Meadowlands to expand its educational resources to the southern part of Bergen County and support state and local economic development initiatives. The College purchased the Lyndhurst facility at 1280 Wall Street West, Lyndhurst, and is completely renovated, with the addition of three state-of-the art labs.
What kind of courses will Bergen Community College at the Meadowlands offer students?
The mission of Bergen Community College at the Meadowlands is to work in collaboration with the community and businesses to provide educational resources and job training initiatives to help students reap the benefits of the region’s service-sector economy. The College also provides customized training services to support the workforce development needs of businesses.
We offer several complete majors at the Meadowlands, which include:
Cyber Security, Gaming and Game Development, Business Administration, Paramedic Science, and General Liberal Arts.
The College offers many credit-bearing courses for all degree programs including math, English, communications, sciences, languages, social sciences, and humanities, as well as many other options.
If I have already enrolled in classes at the Paramus campus, can I still take classes at the Lyndhurst facility?
Yes, you can take classes at both facilities.
Is there bus transportation available between the College’s Paramus campus and the Meadowlands?
Yes, the BCC Inter-campus Shuttle is made possible by a collaboration between Bergen Community College and Bergen County. The shuttle is provided to current students of the BCC community to connect the Paramus main campus and the Bergen at the Meadowlands/Lyndhurst center.
Is there be a cafeteria on-site at the Lyndhurst facility?
Yes. However, the cafeteria went dormant because of the COVID pandemic, but the plan is to reopen it in the next few months.
Is the Lyndhurst facility handicap accessible?
Yes, the building is compliant with disability requirements.
Is parking available at the Lyndhurst building?
Yes, parking is available to students, professors, and staff. All cars parked on campus need a parking decal. To obtain the sticker, apply online using the Parking Decal Request Form. When your form88 has been processed, you will receive an email that the decal is ready with instructions to pick it up at Public Safety Headquarters Paramus Campus located in the Pitkin Education Center Rm L154.
Students must present a valid driver’s license and the current bursar’s receipt, and/or student I.D. Card.