The Faculty Handbook is intended as a guide to faculty, in understanding and using University resources.


Policies and Procedures pertaining to faculty are governed by The University Statutes and are the faculty member’s definitive reference on appointments and contract renewals, promotions, and rights and responsibilities.

Faculty Committees

Statutory committees are governed by the University Statutes Chapter II, Section 12 and deal with faculty promotion, dismissal, tenure, and grievances.

Faculty Support Services

The Provost and Dean of Faculties support faculty research and teaching.

Faculty Benefits

Boston College provides a broad and competitive range of benefits in order to promote the health and general well-being of its workforce.