All residence halls will be closed for Summer Session 1 & 2.


Students who are taking classes online, participating in an internship or working locally or on-campus are not able to stay on-campus.


Students who are intending to be in Boston for the summer and are in need of assistance locating off-campus housing, visit the Off-Campus Student Living portal located here. Summer sublets are available and postings are added daily.  For assistance or more information, contact

The Summer Welcome Center is located in Stayer Hall, where main check-ins will happen for all Summer housing and conferences. The Welcome Center Staff can help many of your needs, including local-area information such as how to find the nearest shopping centers, restaurants, and tourist attractions.

Although the Welcome Center is open during nighttime hours throughout most of the Summer, we ask that you please bring all administrative questions to the attention of Professional Staff during normal business hours, 9am-5pm.

Contact Info:


The Boston College Event Management Department handles all arrangements for external groups who visit campus during the Summer time. 

The Event Management Department website has detailed information on all aspects of planning your stay at Boston College from accommodation to catering options. Please review their website to plan your stay at Boston College. If you require special needs housing, please get in contact with the Disabilities Services Office.

Residential Life Summer Operations hires over 100 student employees. We have 11 different positions with the job descriptions available below. All applications are due by March 1, 2020 and will require a cover letter and a resume for submission. Positions are open to undergraduate and graduate students.

  • Positions range from full-time day responsibilities to mostly night responsibilities.
  • Some positions may require working select nights and weekends.
  • Most position contracts run from May 13-August 19, 2020. Employees will be expected to work the entirety of their contract.
  • All positions include a minimum compensation of free housing at Boston College for the contract period.

Summer Student Staff will be expected to be available to work the following times during the summer:

  • Summer Staff Training (May 13-14, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.)
  • Commencement (Monday, May 18th, 12:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.), graduating students excused
  • BC Reunion Weekend (May 29-31)

Information sessions can be found above. If you have any questions or would like to meet to discuss further, please reach out to Matt Razek at

Dates & Deadlines

2020 Summer Sessions Application Due Start Date End Date
Summer Guest House Availability
10 days prior to arrival June 8 August 2
Summer Session Housing for Session 1
Summer Session Housing for Sessions 1 and 2
BC Student Summer Employee Housing (working at BC)
BC Student Summer Internship Housing (not working at BC)
May 1 May 13 June 19
Summer Session Housing for Session 2 Classes only
BC Student Summer Employee Housing (working at BC) - arriving on or after June 21
BC Student Summer Internship Housing (not working at BC) - arriving on or after June 21
June 7 June 21 August 19
Summer at School of Theology & Ministry June 7 June 21 August 1

*Students in need of housing outside of the session dates described above must submit an application at least 10 business days prior to their expected arrival

Accomodation Rates (Updated for Summer 2020)

Summer Housing is charged on a night to night basis, based on expected arrival and departure from student applications. Failure to properly check in and out at the Welcome Center in Stayer may result in additional charges being added to student accounts.

Student rates are for double occupancy rooms with a direct roommate (unless otherwise noted).

2020 Summer Session Rate Per Night Housing Location
Summer Session Classes and Student-Employee Housing
BC Summer Session 1 and 2
$29.50 Reservoir Apts., Ignacio Hall
BC Summer Employee Session 1 and 2
$29.50 Reservoir Apts., Ignacio Hall
Summer Off-Campus Internship Housing
BC Summer Internship Housing 
$44.00 Reservoir Apts., Ignacio Hall
Summer Guest House
BC Summer Guest House
$132.00 TBD Based On Availability
Summer at School of Theology & Ministry and Other Graduate Programs

Student Double Occupancy

$29.50 Voute Hall
Student Single Occupancy $59.00 Voute Hall
Faculty Single Occupancy $115.00 Voute Hall