COVID-19 Updates & Information


Summer and Fall Registration Details

BRCC opens registration for summer and fall classes, college transitions to primarily online delivery in response to uncertainty surrounding COVID-19

April 07, 2020

Academic and Student Affairs Grading Policy in Response to COVID-19

For the Spring 2020 semester, the deadline to request withdrawal from a course or a grade of Incomplete "I" has been extended to Friday, May 1, 2020.

April 02, 2020

Magnolia Library offers online student support

The Magnolia Library has moved completely online to help students continue their assignments using the online databases and other electronic resources offered through the Library's website.

March 31, 2020

Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA or Act)

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA or Act) requires certain employers to provide their employees with paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19. These provisions will apply from April 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020.

March 31, 2020

Respondus Instructions for Students

Respondus Lockdown Browser and Monitor will be used to record and proctor student exams. Review information and instructions to install the program.

March 30, 2020

Chancellor's Update: Online Classes Begin Monday, March 30

Our college community has done an amazing job in working together during this global pandemic. Online classes begin Monday, March 30. Review the latest update from the college about how we are prepared to finish the semester strong.

March 27, 2020

COVID-19 Emergency Relief Support Fund

Donate to the BRCC COVID-19 Emergency Relief Support Fund to assist students, faculty and staff that have been financially impacted by this global pandemic.

March 27, 2020

COVID-19 Online Resources

BRCC has compiled a list of resources to assist with online learning connectivity.

March 27, 2020

No-Cost Testing Service for Students: Respondus

As BRCC transitions to a fully online environment, the college will use Respondus to proctor all high stakes exams. There is no cost to students for this service.

March 26, 2020

BRCC introduces Virtual Student Center to remotely support students

The Student Affairs team at Baton Rouge Community College has created a Virtual Student Center that provides students remote access to information for all Student Affairs departments. The center allows students to communicate directly with Student Affairs staff through the discussion board, schedule virtual advising and counseling appointments, engage in student leadership activities, and explore career options. Current BRCC students will be able to access the Virtual Student Center through their Canvas accounts by selecting the course titled, Virtual Student Center.

March 23, 2020