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2018 Application Form

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For non-degree and departmental approved degree-granting applications post-deadline,
please contact the Office of Graduate Admission:
617-552-3265, Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or

Please read this entire page carefully before proceeding to the online application.

With the exception of Official Transcripts (required post-matriculation) and Test Scores, all application materials may be submitted online through the Graduate School's application form. Recommenders may also be registered to submit electronic letters of recommendation when completing the application form. Transcripts and Letters of Recommendation are required to complete your application, whether submitted electronically or sent in hard copy.

Mail Supporting Required Documents

If submitting hard copy application items, please mail to the Graduate School Admissions Office:

Boston College
The Graduate School of the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences
Gasson 108
140 Commonwealth Ave.
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Application Fee

If you submit your application online you will have an opportunity to pay the application fee from the submission page. You may submit your application fee online through the Portal.

Below are printable paper forms if submitting in hard copy:

Abstract of Courses

Letter of Recommendation



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Application Process

Contact Us

If you still experience problems submitting the online application, please contact the Office of Graduate Admission at 617-552-3265, Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or

Web Application Status Check

If you submitted the application form online you should receive an E-mail from BC containing a user name and password to log into the Agora Portal. Through Agora you can check the status of your application by clicking on the Application Status tab. You must choose the correct school to which you applied. If you applied to a number of BC Graduate Schools, you will only receive one E-mail containing the above information.

If you did not receive an E-mail with credentials you can access the Web Application Status Check here. You will be asked to provide your assigned ID number or confirmation number you received from submitting the application form online.

Note: If you are submitting additional application items beyond a department-specified requirement (i.e. official transcripts from more than one institution or an extra letter of recommendation) please contact the GSAS Admissions office to ensure receipt of all items.