Campus & Community / Announcements

COVID-19 updates

Stay current on University updates regarding the coronavirus on our dedicated website.

Science, Tech & Health / Biology & Genetics

Answering the call

Boston College biologists respond to the urgent need for supplies among COVID-19 health care providers.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Community steps up for students

BC faculty, staff, and alumni provided assistance and opened their homes to displaced students.

Faith & Religion / Jesuit, Catholic

Keeping the faith

BC resources to help the campus community and all Catholics engage with their faith during the pandemic.

Nation, World & Society / Education

Tips for teach-from-home parents

Guidelines and advice from Lynch School teaching expert Dennis Shirley.

Campus & Community / Announcements

BC Mail Services continue

Boston College Mail Services support the University community during this challenging time.

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Campus & Community / Announcements

University admits Class of 2024

Amid pandemic challenges, BC Undergraduate Admission completes most selective year in University history.

Faith & Religion / Jesuit, Catholic

Keeping the faith

BC resources to help the campus community and all Catholics engage with their faith during the pandemic.

Science, Tech & Health / Technology

FBI director keynotes cybersecurity conference at Boston College

Christopher A. Wray addressed the fourth annual event organized by the FBI and BC's M.S. in Cybersecurity Policy and Governance Program.

Faith & Religion / Theology

BC ranked 10th worldwide in theology, divinity, & religious studies

2020 QS World University Rankings are based on academic and employer reputation and global research impact.

Campus & Community / Honors & Awards

Boston College consistently a top producer of student Fulbright winners

BC is one of only 16 doctoral institutions in the U.S. to have made the top-producer list in each of the past 10 years.

Campus & Community / Students

'Blood brother'

A bone marrow donation by Lynch School graduate student Eric Williamson helped save the life of a young girl in Brazil.

Campus & Community / Students

Nothing common about BC's Common Tones

This campus a cappella group focuses on singing⁠—and giving back.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Recognizing Latino leadership

Three from BC make this year's El Mundo Boston list of young influencers making a positive impact.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

PULSE turns 50

After a half-century, Boston College’s signature service learning program is more popular than ever.

Art & Culture / Theatre

‘Noises Off' set steals the show

Robsham’s fall finale features a massive three-piece rotating set and plenty of physical comedy.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Banding together

A century of music, spirit, and camaraderie for Boston College Bands.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

BC students, Dining Services partner for St. Francis House

1050 lbs. of food were donated to Boston's largest day shelter through a student-organized point drive.

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Art & Culture / Fine Arts

'Indian Ocean Currents'

The McMullen Museum presents an exploration of climate change by six leading artists.

Campus & Community / Alumni

In Memoriam: Pete Frates '07

The former BC Baseball captain and champion of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge dies at age 34.

BC Events

Pops on the Heights raises $12.3M

BC's largest fundraising event for financial aid featured the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and special guest Leslie Odom Jr.

Art & Culture / Fine Arts

New at the McMullen

Four innovative, exclusive exhibitions at BC's McMullen Museum of Art this fall.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Long exposure

Director of photography Gary Wayne Gilbert reflects on three decades behind the lens for Boston College.

Campus & Community / Around Campus

Game Over at the Plex

Goodbye to the rec center we loved to hate to love.

Reflections for Lent

Read reflections by Mario Powell, S.J., '03, M.Div.'14, S.T.L.'15, and School of Theology and Ministry Assistant Professor Michael Simone, S.J., throughout the Lenten season; visit the Church in the 21st Century Center's Living Lent devotional for articles, videos, podcasts, and more.

Also in the News

University faculty, staff, and alumni have stepped in to help students displaced by COVID-19—from providing food, storage, financial support, language services, and transportation to opening their homes to those who had nowhere to go. Boston Globe

Boston College's Day of Caring is among examples of college giving days  refocused during the pandemic that were highlighted by the Chronicle of Higher Education.

Millions of people around the world have lost their jobs to the COVID-19 crisis--what Lynch School of Education and Human Development Professor David Blustein, who studies the roles of work in psychological functioning, calls "a global pandemic of unemployment": BBC News.

Undocumented immigrants are among workers who do not qualify for unemployment benefits under the current system. Associate Professor of Economics Robert Murphy comments: WBUR News.

Professor of Philosophy Marina McCoy outlines seven spiritual strategies for a time of pandemic:

C21 Center Associate Director Elise Italiano Ureneck
writes on Christian calling and social distancing in her "Finding God in All Things" column for Catholic News Services, here via The Pilot.

What makes the coronavirus so deadly? Connell School of Nursing Assistant Professor Nadia Abuelezam, an epidemiologist, discussed the virus on MSNBC "All in with Chris Hayes."  She also was among health care experts taking questions from listeners on WBUR "Radio Boston," weighed in on how New York's spiraling outbreak relates to Massachusetts for the Boston Globe, and commented on how anti-virus lockdowns might eventually be lifted: Associated Press.

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University Notices

Ever to Excel: Advancing Boston College's Mission
Read about The University’s 10-year strategic plan.