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Become an Eagle

welcome to the heights

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We are excited you will be joining our community!  Go to www.bc.edu/enrollment and complete the following steps to secure your place at the Heights:

Pay the enrollment fee - $500 non-refundable deposit 
Students who plan to enroll for the Fall of 2017 must submit this fee no later than May 1, 2017

Complete the campus housing form
Students who plan to enroll for the Fall of 2017 must submit this form no later than May 1, 2017. Please note that this form will be available in April.

Sign up for orientation
All enrolling students must attend one of seven orientation sessions offered in the Summer of 2017. Please note that registration for orientation will be available in April.

All freshmen participate in one of seven summer orientation sessions. You will spend three days and two nights on campus during orientation, living in freshman residences, eating in dining halls, and getting to know other members of your class. You will also meet with an academic adviser to discuss your academic interests and register for fall semester courses.

You will receive additional information about orientation after enrolling at Boston College.


Orientation Dates

Session 1  

June 11-13

Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences
Carroll School of Management
Connell School of Nursing 

Session 2  

June 18-20

Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences
Carroll School of Management
Lynch School of Education

Session 3

June 25-27

Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences
Carroll School of Management
Connell School of Nursing 

Session 4  

July 9-11

Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences
Carroll School of Management
Lynch School of Education

 

Session 5  

July 16-18

Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences
Carroll School of Management

Session 6  

July 23-25

Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences
Carroll School of Management
All Transfer Students

Session 7 *

August 20-22

Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences
Carroll School of Management
Connell School of Nursing
Lynch School of Education

In order to accommodate students living the farthest distance from Boston College, students living in the following states are required to attend orientation during sessions 1-6: CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, MA, MD, ME, MI, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, SC, VA, VT, and WV.

If you are an international student and plan to attend Boston College, you must first submit a Confidential Declaration and Certification of Finances form and submit it along with an official bank statement. The 2017 Declaration of Finances will be available in the spring.

Once your F-1 status is transferred or granted, we will mail the I-20 to the mailing address you indicated on the Certification of Finances.  If this address changes, please email the Office of International Students and Scholars immediately at bcis@bc.edu.

Fall 2017

August 28
First semester classes begin

September 4
Labor Day - No classes

September 7
Mass of the Holy Spirit

October 9
Columbus Day - No classes

November 22 - 24
Thanksgiving Holiday

December 11 - 12
Study Days - No classes for undergraduate day students

December 13 - 20
Term Examinations

 

Spring 2018

January 15
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - No classes

January 16
Second semester classes begin

March 5 - 10
Spring Break

March 29 - April 2
Easter Weekend - No classes Holy Thursday and Good Friday. No classes on Easter Monday except for those beginning at 4:00 p.m. and later.

May 4 - 7
Study days - No classes for undergraduate day students

May 8 - 15
Term Examinations