Call Us or Stop by the Campus
For general questions related to registering for classes or to request a printed school catalog, call the main office. You are also welcome to visit the school or a particular class. The office can issue a Visitor Pass for a 30 minute visit to a class in which you are interested.
Monday-Thursday: 8:00am-3:45pm, and 6:00-8:00pm
The office is closed on Saturdays, so you must pre-register for any Saturday class. Some classes require in-person registration (see class listings), so plan ahead. Please use the Curtis Street parking lot for Saturday classes. The University Avenue lot will be closed.
1701 San Pablo Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94702
Map and Parking
Visit the Find Us page.
ABE/ASE, GED, High School, CTE
BAS Vice Principal
ESL and Off-Site program
Adult Basic Ed/GED/High School/College Counselor
Call the counseling office at 510.644.8962
or email Betsey Hoyt
Career Class Advising
Call the school office at 510.644.6130
ESL Distance Learning
Call Distance Learning in Room 205 at 510.644.8965
High School/GED/College Counselor
Off-Site Class Coordinator
Workability and Other Programs
Call the school office or visit the Agencies page
BAS Life Skills Counselor - Room 101, or Office 12
The Life Skills Counselor can offer help and referrals for: health, housing, food, legal issues, immigration, job resumes and job search, relationship issues and more. BAS student drop-in only. First come, first served, confidential counseling. No appointment necessary. Schedule subject to change.
• Mon-Fri, 12:00-1:00pm, Room 101
• Tue and Thu, 6:30pm-8:30pm, Office 12
Interested in Volunteering?
Visit the Volunteering at BAS information page for details.
Bread Project Information
Call the Bread Project office
510.644.4575, or 510.594.1702
Or email for information on upcoming classes and catering services:
Can't find the person or department you want?
Call the school office, or email
Be specific with your message so it can be forwarded to the appropriate person.
BUSD Central Administration
2020 Bonar Street (at University)
Berkeley, CA 94702
BUSD Interim Co-Superintendents
Javetta Cleveland and Neil Smith
BUSD Board of Directors
Leah Wilson (President), Josh Daniels (Vice President), Beatriz Leyva-Cutler (Clerk), Judy Appel, Juliette Mueller (Student Director), Karen Hemphill (Director). BUSD website Board members' page with emails.
District Offices New Location (Google map)
As of August 10, 2012, the main district offices are located at 2020 Bonar Street, including:
• All of the offices from the Old City Hall (2134 MLK Jr. Way)
• The Annex (1835 Allston)
• Most of the operational offices from 1720 Oregon Street
The new location includes Educational Services, Special Education, BEA, Human Resources, Admissions, Payroll, Benefits, Risk Management, Fiscal Services, Library Services including the Media Library, Technology, BSEP, and the Superintendent's Office.
Also on Bonar: Berkeley Alliance, Berkeley Public Education Foundation, and Berkeley School Volunteers.
Still on Oregon: Facilities, Nutrition Services, Network for Healthy California, and the Copy Center
The Berkeley Federation of Teachers has moved to 1432 University Ave between Sacramento and Acton.