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Schools and colleges

When using a school or college name, spell it out the first time and put the acronym in parentheses after it.  You can use the acronym or the School on a second reference.  Do not use periods in these abbreviations.

Connell School of Nursing (CSON)
Connell Graduate School of Nursing (CGSON)
Carroll School of Management (CSOM)
Carroll Graduate School of Management (CGSOM)
Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences (MCAS) (not A&S)
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS) (not GA&S)
Lynch School of Education (LSOE)
Lynch Graduate School of Education (LGSOE)
Graduate School of Social Work (GSSW)
Boston College Law School (BC Law)
Woods College of Advancing Studies (WCAS)
School of Theology and Ministry (STM)


Note: There are longer, official titles for some schools, buildings, and colleges.  See Fact Book 2008–2009 for a list of official building names (page 64–66).

21 Campanella Way
Robsham Theater Arts Center
Newton Campus, Main Campus, Upper Campus, Lower Campus, Middle Campus, Chestnut Hill Campus, Brighton Campus