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Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs

Welcome to the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs!

Student Affairs is home to 14 affiliated departments that provide cocurricular programs and services that promote student learning, health and wellness, leadership development, and engagement. The division’s staff works with faculty, administrators, and alumni to create a safe and welcoming community for all, and to support the holistic growth of graduate and undergraduate students, in aspects of their personal, professional, social, and spiritual lives.

Learn more about who we are and what we do here.

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All of us within the BC community have been pained by the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria on the island of Puerto Rico.

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Barbara Jones holds open office hours most Fridays from 2–4 p.m. 

Spring Semester Schedule:
January: 19, 26
February: 2, 9, 16, 23
March: 2, 16, 23, 30
April: 6, 13, 20, 27
May: 4

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The Division of Student Affairs invites you to learn more about the resources, services, and events that animate your student’s Boston College experience.

Our Get Ready class-year calendar highlights key activities and events throughout the fall and spring semesters. You will also find a listing of campus-wide resources. If you are planning a trip to campus, our accommodations and travel information may prove useful.

Our parent newsletter, highlights student resources, opportunities, and experiences—information you may want to use as a springboard for conversations with your sons and daughters.

Look at the Room Selection Guide.  
If you would like more information please go to the Residential Life Website




Assessment Resource Website
The Office of the Vice President helps colleagues within the Division gain the necessary skills to conduct assessment projects through on-campus workshops, Student Voice webinars, one-on-one consultation, and online resources.  View our Assessment website here for an updated list of workshops, campus resources, and other important assessment information.


Academic Year: Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Summer: Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs
Boston College
Maloney Hall, Room 412
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467-3859
Phone: 617-552-3280
Fax: 617-552-4087



Despite our name, Boston College is located in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Newton, Massachusetts. Our campus is approximately six miles west of downtown Boston. Therefore, it is important that you put the correct town and/or zip code when you are entering our address into GPS navigation or Google Maps.

Once you have parked, please remember to take your parking ticket with you so that a member of our staff can validate your parking ticket.

Use the intersection of Beacon and Chestnut Hill Drive, Brighton, MA 02135. Head away from the reservoir (west) on Beacon Street and the Beacon Street garage will be on your right. map it>>

FOR THE COMMONWEALTH AVENUE GARAGE: Use the intersection of St. Thomas More Road and Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467. From St. Thomas More Road, take Campanella Way to the Commonwealth Avenue Garage.
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FOR THE MAIN GATE: Use 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA. Please note that parking is extremely limited on Middle Campus. We strongly encourage you to park in one of the two parking garages.


Boston College, Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs | Maloney Hall, Suite 412, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467 | P: 617-552-8600 | F: 617-552-4087 | E: 
Open Hours: Monday–Friday 9:00–5:00 p.m.