Overall Pool

29,382

Total Applications

7,752

Accepted

26.4%

Acceptance Rate

2,408

Enrolled

*2020 Annual Census Data

Enrollment by Academic Division

1598 Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences

589 Carroll School of Management

116 Lynch School of Education and Human Development

105 Connell School of Nursing


Standardized Testing Profile

Test Type Applicant Admitted Enrolled
SAT (Mid 50%) 1290-1470 1410-1520 1340-1470
ACT (Mid 50%) 30-34 33-35 31-34

Boston College recognizes that environmental factors may influence how well a student performs on standardized testing, and we consider this context during our evaluation.

The average unweighted GPA for admitted students is an A/A- in the most rigorous program available.

The average unweighted GPA for admitted students is an A/A- in the most rigorous program available.

 

Secondary School Attendance

1,283 high schools represented in BC 2023

45.7% Public

24.1% Catholic/Jesuit

30.2% Private/Independent

44 states represented

42 countries represented

 


 

Geographic Distribution 

31.1% New England

30.7% Mid-Atlantic

7.9% Midwest

8.6% South/Southwest

12.0% West

0.8% Other US

8.9% International

 


 

Top 10 Countries Represented

China
South Korea
Hong Kong
Canada
United Arab Emirates
Brazil
Germany
Greece
Mexico
Switzerland


34%

AHANA students

54% | 46%

Female | Male

197

International Students

296

Pell Grant Recipients

229

First-Generation Students