Baltimore City Community College Press Release

BALTIMORE, MD (May 31, 2020) – Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) announced Friday, free textbooks for all students enrolled for summer 2020 classes at the College.

Since March, BCCC moved all classes online to ensure uninterrupted instruction for students and looks to the free textbook initiative as another way to offer students greater access to college completion.

“We want our students to remain enrolled in college and to know BCCC is fully engaged in their success,” said President Debra L. McCurdy. “The COVID-19 crisis has exacerbated the already existing financial challenges faced by many of our students. Offering free textbooks during this difficult time allows our students to have one less thing to worry about so they can focus on their courses.”

BCCC offers two summer sessions starting June 2nd and July 6th. The College’s bookstore is processing all textbook orders fully online at All book orders will be shipped directly to students at no cost. Questions about book orders should be directed to

About Baltimore City Community College Founded in 1947, Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) is a comprehensive, urban institution with 38 degree and 18 certificate programs, affordable tuition, and extensive outreach, BCCC serves more than 13,000 students annually, providing credits that transfer to four-year colleges and universities as well as workforce training leading directly to job placement.