Campus safety and traffic control

The College’s Campus Police office, ext. 2218, maintains a 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week security operation. The staff is committed to the safety and security of the campus community and all visitors. Campus police officers and security personnel provide an on-campus transport service upon request.

Located at key spots on campus are emergency telephones, enclosed in yellow boxes and marked with blue lights. They provide instant connection to the Campus Security office. For emergencies, call ext. 3911.

Parking is free and available on a first-come, first-served basis. The College has 12 parking lots with more than 1,800 spaces on the Elsbree Street Campus. All traffic and parking laws are strictly enforced and infractions are subject to monetary fines, especially those involving handicapped spaces, fire lanes, parking on the grass, and parking outside white lines. At the New Bedford Campus, students are offered discounted parking at downtown garages.


Charting your next step after Bristol

Whether you enter the workplace immediately or transfer to a four-year college first, we provide the tools and services that assist you in making practical use of your education.