It is critical that everyone continue to follow the letter and spirit of all health and safety protocols and University and public health policies and guidelines. These protocols, policies and guidelines have been established to help maintain the health and safety of the entire Boston College community, and allow for the continuation of on-campus learning and engagement in formative experiences.  

Health and Safety Protocols


 

General Expectations

Residence Hall Expectations

Off Campus/Massachusetts Expectations

Recent Conduct Communications

All students must follow the Eagles Care Pledge.

Students must also:

  • wear appropriate face masks or coverings, and;
  • maintain appropriate physical distancing on and off campus, and;
  • participate in ongoing surveillance testing, and;
  • be responsive and comply with contact tracers, limit travel and follow travel directives, and;
  • adhere to quarantine and isolation protocols, and follow additional directives from the University and public health officials.

No parties or gatherings are permitted.

Boston College policies and expectation apply to students on and off-campus.

Violations may result in a Housing Suspension or University Suspension.

Student Code of Conduct

Residential students must follow the Conditions for Residency - Covid-19 Addendum.

  • Only other residential students are eligible as guests.
  • For guest limits by style of housing, see chart below.
  • Violations may result in a Housing Suspension or University Suspension.

Office of Residential Life

  • Students are expected to stay up to date and comply with all Massachusetts Regulations regarding Covid-19. Regulations are updated frequently by Governor Baker.
  • Students must comply with Massachusetts’ limits on gatherings at private residences.
  • Students must comply with Massachusetts’ masks and face coverings policies.
  • Violations may result in a Housing Suspension or University Suspension.

Massachusetts Covid-19 State of Emergency


 

Guest Policy Guidelines

COVID-19 Addendum to the 2020-2021 Conditions for Residency.

Traditional Residence Halls                                                              

Including 66 Comm. Ave, Cheverus, Claver, Chshing, Duchesne, Fenwick, Fitzpatrick, Gonzaga, Greycliff, Hardey, Keves, Koska, Loyola, Medeiros, Reoncalli, Shaw, Welch, Williams, Xavier          

 

Total Number of Guests Allowed in the Residential Unit*

Single Rooms 1 Guest
Double Rooms 1 Guest
Triple Rooms 1 Guest
Quad Rooms 1 Guest

Apartment Style Housing                                                            

Including Gabelli, Ignacio, Mods, Rubestein, Thomas  More Apartments, Voute, Reservior Apartments                                                    

 

Total Number of Guests Allowed in the Residential Unit*

2 Person Apartment 2 Guests
3 Person Apartment 2 Guests
4 Person Apartment 2 Guests
6 Person Apartment 2 Guests

Suite Style Housing                                                            

Including Stayer, 90 STM, Vanderslice, and Walsh                                                    

 

Total Number of Guests Allowed in the Residential Unit*

2 Person Suites 2 Guests
4  Person Suites 2 Guests
6 Person Suites 2 Guests
7 Person Suites 2 Guests
8 Person Suites 2 Guests
9 Person Suites 2 Guests

*Each residential unit includes all rooms within a given unit (i.e., in room bathrooms, living rooms, bedrooms, kitchens, closets, etc.)

*Guests are defined as: studens who are approved to reside on campus (no off campus or non-BC students are allowed in the residence halls)