Information for Advisors

If you are working with a professional advisor, or advising a donor, we are happy to provide detailed information and draft language for a charitable estate gift to Boston College.

Please contact us—we're here to help.

BC’s legal name, address and tax ID:

The Trustees of Boston College
140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Tax ID 04-2103545

Legal name and address of Boston College

  • The Trustees of Boston College
    140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Boston College’s Tax ID number

  • 04-2103545

If you are an executor, trustee, or personal representative of an estate, please contact

  • Meaghan L’Heureux
    Assistant Director of Gift Planning Operations
    Phone: 617-552-1085
    Email: meaghan.lheureux@bc.edu

  • U.S. Mail: 
  • Office of Gift Planning
  • Cadigan Alumni Center 
  • 140 Commonwealth Avenue 
  • Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
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  • By FedEx/UPS: 
  • Office of Gift Planning 
  • Cadigan Alumni Center 
  • 2121 Commonwealth Avenue 
  • Brighton, MA 02135

Stock transfer form (for outright gifts)

Stock and cash wire instructions for planned gifts

  • These instructions are different from outright current use gifts. Please contact us at 617-552-1085 or at giftplanning@bc.edu so we can give you the correct transfer instructions.

501 (c) (3)

8283 form and instructions

Bequest language

Unrestricted gift: I give and bequeath to TRUSTEES OF BOSTON COLLEGE of Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, the sum of $___ (or, ___% of my residuary estate), for such purposes as the Trustees of Boston College shall determine to be in the best interests of the University.

Restricted gift: I give and bequeath to TRUSTEES OF BOSTON COLLEGE of Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, the sum of $___ (or, ___% of my residuary estate), to be used for [state the specific purpose, school, or fund].

Other helpful information

BC Bylaws - https://www.bc.edu/offices/bylaws.html

BC Mission - https://www.bc.edu/offices/bylaws/mission.html

Contact Us

877-304-SHAW

 giftplanning@bc.edu

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Gift Planning Guide