Located in Bellevue, Washington, Bellevue College is a community based public institution. Bellevue College is a student-centered, comprehensive and innovative college, committed to teaching excellence, that advances the life-long educational development of its students while strengthening the economic, social and cultural life of its diverse community. The college serves 37,000 students every year, and is represented by 65 different countries. Bellevue College has a variety of distance learning options for the students such as online learning. Students have the opportunity to receive a variety degrees and certificates that range from a GED to a Baccalaureate degree. The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities accredits Bellevue College as a baccalaureate degree-granting institution.
Bellevue College offers an array of benefits to suit each of our employees which includes:
A paycheck is just one part of the total compensation package. Eligible employees also have access to an outstanding employee benefits package worth about 30% of their salary.
Health Care Insurance
A comprehensive health care benefits package for employees and their dependents by high-value medical, dental, and vision insurance. The state’s low employee premiums make high-quality insurance plans affordable. Basic life and long-term disability insurance plans are also provided by the state.
Flexible Spending Account
A Flexible Spending Account (FSA) allows employees to use pre-tax money to pay for certain out-of-pocket medical expenses. An FSA can save 25% - 40% on eligible expenses.
The Dependent Care Assistance Program provides a simple, efficient and inexpensive way to allow employees to save on child or elder care expenses. It reduces taxable income, income tax liability and Social Security taxes.
We offer participation in well-funded state retirement plans. Additionally, employees have the option to participate in two tax-deferred retirement investment programs.
ORCA Passport Program
Eligible employees may purchase ORCA Passport via payroll deduction to enjoy unlimited rides on Metro Transit and Sound Transit.
Most employees are eligible for a 10% discount on Bellevue College Bookstore purchases, except for textbooks.
Vacation & Leave*
Leave benefits include 11 paid holidays; accrued sick leave and annual leave; shared leave program; military, jury duty, bereavement, medical leave, sabbatical and professional leaves.
*Accrual rate and eligibility for each leave program depend on employee type
BC encourages employee development along with personal and professional growth and promotion. Training opportunities are offered
each year to build employee competencies and develop leadership capacity. Reduced tuition through the State Employee Tuition Waiver
program provide further potential for personal and career growth.
Employees may seek confidential professional help with personal or work-related problems through the Employee Assistance Program at no charge.
We strive to create a vibrant campus community that supports a diverse student body, faculty and staff. As an essential part of our mission and goals, pluralism is promoted in all aspects of college life. By enriching student life through leadership opportunities, personal learning and cultural experiences, we are committed to building a pluralistic and diverse campus community that fosters creativity, innovation and student success.
Bellevue College is the region's college of choice, based on its excellence, innovation, and national recognition for exemplary programs.
We, the Board of Trustees, faculty, staff and administration of Bellevue College, place students at the center of all we do and support and promote the excellence of their efforts. We affirm and embody pluralism; value collaboration and shared decision making; and honor creativity and innovation. We consider it our duty to anticipate changing demands in education and welcome the opportunity to shape its future. We acknowledge our responsibility to society and embrace the belief that widespread access to excellent postsecondary education is the cornerstone of a democratic society.
Bellevue College is a student-centered, comprehensive and innovative college, committed to teaching excellence, that advances the life-long educational development of its students while strengthening the economic, social and cultural life of its diverse community. The college promotes student success by providing high-quality, flexible, accessible educational programs and services; advancing pluralism, inclusion and global awareness; and acting as a catalyst and collaborator for a vibrant region.
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1255 23rd Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037