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Policy Statement—Student Hours at Boston College

Applies to Graduate, Undergraduate, and Non-BC Students

Graduate Students, Undergraduate Students, and Non-BC Students may work no more than a total of 20 hours per week for Boston College during the academic year. This aggregate limit applies to all assistantships, stipends in compensation for services, and hourly positions. Students may work more than 20 hours per week (but less than 30 hours) between semesters and during school breaks. During the summer period, a student may work more than 30 hours per week (but no more than 40 hours), but any period during which a student averages 30 or more hours per week may not exceed 12 weeks.