International Student Life

International students are encouraged to get involved with activities on campus. A wonderful way to start is to join the International Student Association. For more information about the International Student Association, please e-mail or stop by the International Student Center.

Did you know that there are many types of student run clubs at Bergen Community College?  Bergen is proud to have over 50 clubs and organizations on campus. Ready to join the International Student Association? Interested in The Turkish Club? The African Student Union? What about Muslim Student Association, the school newspaper or the Environmental Club? There are so many opportunities to get involved and meet people!

For a list of the clubs and associations at Bergen, please visit the Office of Student Life in Room SC-110. Be sure to read the school newspaper, The Torch, to find out the latest on-campus happenings.

Off campus opportunities

Bergen Community College is located in Northern New Jersey. There is a lot to do in New Jersey! Check out: and for some ideas.

Bergen Community College is only about 30 minutes from New York City. Public Transportation to New York is available to and from the College.

New York City information:

For entertainment in New Jersey or New York, check the local New Jersey or New York newspapers (The Bergen Record, for example). The Friday edition and the Sunday Arts and Leisure section of the New York Times gives a listing of events.