Dean Kalscheur, S.J. sends a video greeting to Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences graduates.
BC's approach to liberal arts education challenges students to think and learn across disciplines, prepares graduates for a range of rewarding careers, and helps them discern who they want to be—and why.
Summa cum laude is awarded to the top 4.5% of the graduating class, this year those with a grade point average of 3.891 and higher.
Magna cum laude is awarded to the next 9.5%, this year those with a grade point average of 3.781-3.890.
Cum laude is awarded to the next 15%, this year those with a grade point average of 3.639-3.780.
The centerpiece of Jesuit education has always been a common curriculum that emphasizes the rigorous study of the defining works of the humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences.