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Become an Eagle

welcome to the heights

Middle Campus from Above

 

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 2016 must submit this fee no later than May 1, 2016

Complete the campus housing form
Students who plan to enroll for the Fall of 2016 must submit this form no later than May 1, 2016. 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 2016. 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 12-14 

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

Session 2  

June 19-21   

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

Session 3

June 26-28

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

Session 4  

July 10-12    

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

 

Session 5  

July 17-19   

Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences
Carroll School of Management

Session 6  

July 24-26

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

Session 7 *

August 21-23   

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.  Download and complete the Confidential Declaration and Certification of Finances.

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 2016

August 29
First semester classes begin

September 5
Labor Day - No classes

September 8
Mass of the Holy Spirit

October 10
Columbus Day - No classes

November 23 - 25
Thanksgiving Holiday

December 12 - 13
Study Days - No classes for undergraduate day students

December 14 - 21
Term Examinations

 

Spring 2017

January 16
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - No classes

January 17
Second semester classes begin

March 6 - 10
Spring Break

April 13 - 17
Easter Weekend - No classes Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Monday

May 5 - 8
Study days - No classes for undergraduate day students

May 9 - 16
Term Examinations