At Boston College, your education is measured in more than academic credits. It's a journey of personal, intellectual, and spiritual growth, of connections made and truths discovered.
At Boston College you will be challenged to think—critically, ethically, and compassionately. You will put your knowledge, beliefs, and talents into action.
"Go set the world aflame."
St. Ignatius of Loyola, founder of
the Society of Jesus
Our innovative curriculum is taught by a committed faculty dedicated to classroom exploration and invested in your success.
We believe a foundation in the liberal arts is the best preparation for lives of meaning and impact. Our rigorous academic programs will challenge you alongside tomorrow’s leaders.
93% of our faculty hold doctoral degrees
Guided by professors who are leaders in their fields, our undergraduates earn prestigious academic awards and fellowships and engage in invaluable research opportunities. We’re annually among the top producers of Fulbright Scholars.
Your relationship with BC lasts a lifetime. We have one of the most powerful and connected alumni networks in the world. That unique camaraderie will mentor and support you throughout your career.
Boston is home to 35
institutions of higher education and
more than 152,000 college students