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Non-Degree Coursework

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NEW for 2015-2016: Individuals wishing to take courses as Non-Degree students must complete the on-line Non-Degree application and submit an official high school/GED transcript prior to registering for courses. Please see below for further information on the application process.

Non-U.S. citizens are not eligible to apply for Special Non-Degree student status unless currently enrolled full-time at another U.S. institution.  Please see below for further information.

EVENING Courses
Individuals wishing to attend evening classes without being in a degree program may take Undergraduate courses as Non-Degree students, and normal tuition costs will apply. For course selection, please see the WCAS Undergraduate Course listing.

Graduate courses are restricted to students in the Master's program only.

DAY Courses
Undergraduate students from other U.S. institutions wishing to attend classes in one of the four full time undergraduate schools as special undergraduate students must apply to the James A. Woods, S.J., College of Advancing Studies for Visiting Student status.

Please see the VISITING STUDENTS page for complete information and application instructions.

Please note: You must apply and be accepted as a visiting student prior to registration.


How to Apply for Special Non-Degree Status for Evening Courses

Special Non-Degree status is open to any U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident with a high-school diploma or the equivalent.  To enroll as a Special Non-Degree student you are responsible for submitting all required information by the designated deadlines (see below).

Requirements

·         On-line application form

·         Official high school transcript/GED transcript OR

·         Official college/university transcript

·         Résumé (optional)

 

Application Deadlines

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and candidates should complete the application process before the first day of classes for the semester in which s/he wishes to take courses.

 

Non-U.S. citizens are not eligible to apply for Special Non-Degree student status unless currently enrolled full-time at another U.S. institution.  Please see below for further information.

 

EVENING Courses
Individuals wishing to attend evening classes without being in a degree program may take Undergraduate courses on an open enrollment basis, and normal tuition costs will apply. For course selection, please see the WCAS Undergraduate Course listing.

Graduate courses are restricted to students in the Master's program only.



DAY Courses

Undergraduate students from other U.S. institutions wishing to attend classes in one of the four full time undergraduate schools as special undergraduate students must apply to the James A. Woods, S.J., College of Advancing Studies for Visiting Student status.

Please see the VISITING STUDENTS page for complete information and application instructions.

Please note: You must apply and be accepted as a visiting student prior to registration.

 

How to Apply for Special Non-Degree Status for Evening Courses

Special Non-Degree status is open to any U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident with a high-school diploma or the equivalent.  To enroll as a Special Non-Degree student you are responsible for submitting all required information by the designated deadlines (see below).

Requirements

·         On-line application form

·         Official high school transcript/GED transcript OR

·         Official college/university transcript

·         Résumé (optional)

 

Application Deadlines

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and candidates should complete the application process by the first day of classes for the semester in which s/he wishes to take courses.

 

Non-U.S. citizens are not eligible to apply for Special Non-Degree student status unless currently enrolled full-time at another U.S. institution.  Please see below for further information.

 

EVENING Courses
Individuals wishing to attend evening classes without being in a degree program may take Undergraduate courses on an open enrollment basis, and normal tuition costs will apply. For course selection, please see the WCAS Undergraduate Course listing.

Graduate courses are restricted to students in the Master's program only.



DAY Courses

Undergraduate students from other U.S. institutions wishing to attend classes in one of the four full time undergraduate schools as special undergraduate students must apply to the James A. Woods, S.J., College of Advancing Studies for Visiting Student status.

Please see the VISITING STUDENTS page for complete information and application instructions.

Please note: You must apply and be accepted as a visiting student prior to registration.

 

How to Apply for Special Non-Degree Status for Evening Courses

Special Non-Degree status is open to any U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident with a high-school diploma or the equivalent.  To enroll as a Special Non-Degree student you are responsible for submitting all required information by the designated deadlines (see below).

Requirements

·         On-line application form

·         Official high school transcript/GED transcript OR

·         Official college/university transcript

·         Résumé (optional)

 

Application Deadlines

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and candidates should complete the application process by the first day of classes for the semester in which s/he wishes to take courses.

 
Click here to apply as a non-degree student

 

If you have technical difficulties with or technical questions about the Embark on-line application, please login to your application and consult the Help Center,  or email support@embark.com .


Please have your official transcript mailed to:

Woods College of Advancing Studies

Attn: Admissions

Boston College

140 Commonwealth Avenue

Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Registration
2015-2016

Fall Registration is now open. Registration is held Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.; Friday, from 9 a.m to 3 p.m.
Fall classes begin on Monday, August 31, 2015.

2015-2016 Mail-In Registration Form


Immunization

Massachusetts State Law requires that all students who are registering for 9 or more credits show proof of satisfactory immunizations. For more information please visit University Health Services. Failure to show proof of immunization within 30 days from the first day of class will result in a block on your registration and a non-refundable administrative late fee of $65 will be charged to your student account.

Medical Insurance

If you enroll in 9 or more credits per semester you will automatically be enrolled in and charged for the Boston College Insurance Plan. Students who wish to waive the BC Insurance Plan electronically may do so through AGORA. The deadline to waive the Medical Insurance for Fall is September 25, 2015 and by January 29, 2016 for the spring semester insurance coverage.  You can read more about Medical Insurace on the Student Services website.

Payments and Refunds

All fees and tuition charges are due when courses begin.

Fees are not refundable; no refunds are made to auditors. Not attending classes, stopping payment on a registration check or a registration check being returned by the bank does not constitute withdrawal and full charges are due. Upon recept of written notice of withdrawal from a course the tuition refunded is prorated. Fax number is 617-552-8404. There are no refunds beyond this schedule.

Fall 2015:       Spring 2016:  
Sept 9
Jan 27
100% tuition refund and no record kept
Sept 11 Jan 29
80% tuition refund
Sept 18
Feb 5
60% tuition refund
Sept 25
Feb 12
40% tuition refund
Oct 2
Feb 19 20% tuition refund

The Student Guide details the withdrawal procedures and the refund schedule of the six week courses.

Boston College reserves the right to change or withdraw offerings if necessary and alter fees and charges from those published on this site without prior notice.

 

 

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