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Office of the Dean for Student Development

Open Hours: Mon-Fri, 9-5 p.m. | P: 617-552-3470 | E: | Contact Us

The Office of the Dean of Students supports student development throughout the college years. Guided by the belief that learning occurs inside and outside the classroom, we collaborate with faculty, staff, and students to help bridge the gaps between academics and students' social, spiritual, and personal lives.

To learn more about the offices, programs, and resources we offer, expand the below files.

The dean's office oversees student conduct and community standards, including discipline, campus civility, sexual assault response, hazing law enforcement, and compliance issues.

For additional information, visit the Office of Student Conduct.

The dean's office assists students and families in distress/crisis, connecting them with resources and providing appropriate support services.

For additional information, visit Student Outreach & Support.

The Disability Services Office helps students with medical, phyisical, psychological, and temporary disabilities achieve their educational, career, and personal goals

For additional information, visit Disability Services.

To foster a culture of inclusion, the Office of the Dean of Students supports gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning students and their allies by providing individual support and connecting them with campus support services. The dean's office and other groups also provide ongoing opportunities for the Boston College community to discuss issues related to sexual and gender identity.

For additional information, visit LGBTQ Student Outreach & Support.

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The Dean of Students also provides senior leadership for the following University offices, programs, and/or resources:


Report Violations of the Code of Conduct

Boston College students may report any suspected violations of the University's Code of Conduct by calling the Office of the Dean of Students at 617-552-3470, by emailing the Dean of Students at or by filling out a Report an Alleged Violation of the Code of Conduct here. If it is an emergency, please call BC Police's Emergency number at 617-552-4444.