Boston College is committed to formative education.

As a Jesuit, Catholic university and a leader in the liberal arts, we view formative education as central to our mission of educating students who will use their gifts in the service of others.

Academic Excellence

Isabelle Stone

2019 Rhodes Scholar

Isabelle Stone '18, whose Boston College experience inspired her interest in the social justice and public policy dimensions of economics, is the University's third graduate to receive a Rhodes Scholarship

Student Research

Ben Posorske

Researcher, author 

Research opportunities led Boston College junior Ben Posorske to publish his first scientific paper a peer-reviewed medical journal, and discover a passion for biology.

In Service to Others

Bryan Paula Gonzalez

PULSE Council, English Language Learners Coordinator

Motivated by his own experience, first-gen student Bryan Paula Gonzalez ’19 wants to empower others through education.