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Perks of Working at BC

Discover the other "benefits" that Boston College has to offer — discounts, cultural events, services, and facilities. This list highlights just some of them. Please call the extension given for further information.

Boston College Bookstore

  • Location: McElroy Commons
  • Phone: (617) 552-3520
  • Hours: Monday–Thursday, 9:00 a.m.–6:30 p.m.; Friday–Saturday, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
  • Employee discount: A 20% discount on clothing, gift ware, stationery, trade books, and school supplies. Discount not applicable on textbooks or health and beauty aids.

University Libraries

Robsham Theater Arts Center

  • Theater and dance events during the academic year.
  • For information on all campus arts events, call the Arts Hotline at (617) 552-4000.

Music Department

  • Location: Lyons Hall 407
  • Phone: (617) 552-8720
  • Concerts scheduled throughout semester; free or at nominal fee.
  • Please call to be added to our mailing list.

Flynn Recreation Complex

  • Phone: (617) 552-3035
  • On-campus recreation facility for employees and students
  • Pay per visit, or purchase a membership (fee includes all activities).

Woods College of Advancing Studies

  • Location: St. Mary's Hall South Ground Floor
  • Phone: (617) 552-3900
  • Full-time, benefits-eligible employees are eligible for 100% tuition remission on courses taken in the College of Advancing Studies.
  • Call for further information.

Boston College Children's Center

  • Location: Haley Carriage House
  • Phone: (617) 552-3356
  • Provides care for employees' and students' children between the ages of 2 years 9 months to 5 years.
  • Yearly lottery for available space is held in fall of each year.
  • Call Barbara Krakowsky, Director, for further information.

Career Center

  • Location: 38 Commonwealth Avenue
  • Phone: (617) 552-3430
  • Provides "how-to" career skills and career information for students and staff.
  • Services include SIGI (a computer guidance system) and the Career Resource Library.

Women's Resource Center

  • Location: McElroy Commons 141
  • Phone: (617) 552-3489
  • Open to all.
  • The Center offers lectures, workshops, and discussions on women's issues.
  • Resources library available.

Campus Ministry

  • Location: McElroy Commons 233
  • Phone: (617) 552-3475
  • Provides counseling, spiritual direction, prayer and study groups, retreats, and a monthly women's prayer group.
  • Call for further information.

McMullen Museum of Art

  • Location: Devlin Hall
  • ArtsLine Phone: (617) 552-8100
  • Hours: Monday–Friday, 11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.; and Saturday and Sunday, 12:00 noon–5:00 p.m. during the academic year.
  • Call for current exhibitions, lecture series and related events.

Eagle Bucks and Dining Bucks

  • Location: Student Services, Lyons Hall
  • Phone: (617) 552-3533
  • A minimum deposit of $20 may be deposited on to your BC ID electronically through Agora.
  • Dining Bucks offers a 10% point-of-sale discount when you make a purchase at qualifying on-campus dining locations. You'll receive an additional 10% discount on purchases made with Dining Bucks before 9:00 a.m. and from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Eagle Bucks allow you to use your BC ID for purchases both on and off campus. There are no discounts associated with Eagle Bucks.
  • More information about Eagle Bucks and Dining Bucks: