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Enroll at BC

We are excited you will be joining our community!  Go to and complete the following steps to secure your place at the Heights:

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Students who plan to enroll for the Fall of 2014 must submit this fee no later than May 1, 2014

Complete the campus housing form
Students who plan to enroll for the Fall of 2014 must submit this form no later than May 1, 2014

Sign up for orientation
All enrolling students must attend one of seven orientation sessions offered in the Summer of 2014.


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. 

Click here to view the orientation dates for the Class of 2018.

Certification of Finances (Non-U.S. citizens only)

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.  Click here to download and submit the Confidential Declaration 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

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>> Academic Calendar - Fall 2013

September 2

Labor Day - No classes

September 3
Classes begin

September 12
Mass of the Holy Spirit

September 27 - 29
Parents' Weekend

October 14
Columbus Day - No classes

November 27-29
Thanksgiving Holiday

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

December 14-21
Term Examinations
>> Academic Calendar - Spring 2014

January 13

Classes begin

January 20
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - No classes

March 3-7
Spring Vacation

April 17-21
Easter Weekend - No classes Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Monday (except for any class beginning at 4:00 pm and later)

April 21
Patriot's Day - No classes

May 2-5
Study days - No classes for undergraduate day students

May 6-13
Term Examinations

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