| | |
Please select a school type.

Boston College

Campus Life and Facilities

BC Students Say...

Boston College’s “gorgeous campus” and “perfect’” suburban location has created a very rich campus life and given the school a “strong community feel.” There’s “a superb sense of school spirit, which truly sets it apart.” One students raves, “There is just so much school spirit and love for the university!” Boston College’s “incredible sports teams... More More

Visiting And Contact Information

140 Commonwealth Avenue

Devlin Hall 208

Chestnut Hill, MA 02467-3809

United States

Phone: 617-552-3100

Fax: 617-552-0798


Campus Life
Quality of Life Rating: 90
Fire Safety Rating: 88
Green Rating: 83
Environment:City (population 75,000 - 299,999)
More More
Campus Safety
Campus Security Report: http://www.bc.edu/content/bc/offices/bcpd/jeanne-c...

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety/

Student Housing
All Undergraduates Living on Campus: 85.00
Housing Options:Coed dorms
Special housing for disabled student
Women's dorms
Apartments for single students

Greycliff Honors House, multicultural and intercultural floors, a quiet floor, social justice floor, a community living floor, and a leadership house. Also apartment style housing and Townhouse apartments.
Assistance Finding Off-Campus Housing:Yes
More More
Student Activities
Registered Student Organizations:225
Student Activities:Academic Groups
Chamber Orchestra
Debating Club
Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Groups
Glee Club
Improv comedy
International Student Groups
Literary Magazine
Minority Student Groups
Political Discussion Groups
Radio Station
Religious Groups
Singing Groups
Social Services Group
Student Union
Team Managers
Theater Program
Number of Honor Societies:12
Number of Social Sororities:0
    % of women who join:0%
Number of Social Fraternities:0
% of men who join: 0
Number of Religious Organizations:14
More More
Student Services
Other Services:Health
Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Support Groups: Yes
Description:BC has 2 student groups - LGBC (Lesbian, Gay & Bisexual Community) and Allies which serves as a Gay Straight alliance. http://www.bc.edu/clubs/allies/
Minority Support Groups: Yes
More More
Athletic Division:1
Men's Sports Team Name:Eagles
Women's Sports Team Name:Eagles
Team Mascot:Baldwin
More More
Army ROTC Offered:At Cooperating Institutions: Northeastern
Navy ROTC Offered:At Cooperating Institutions: Boston University
Air Force ROTC Offered:At Cooperating Institutions: Boston University
More More
Technology On Campus / Facilities
Campus-wide Internet Network: Yes
Email and Web Access Available: Yes
% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet: 100
Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms: 14
Average Number of PC's per Lab: 30.00
Network Access in Dorm Rooms: Yes
Network Access in Dorm Lounges: Yes
Fee for Network Use: No
Student Web Pages Permitted: Yes
Student Web Pages Provided: Yes
Partnerships with Technology Companies: No
Online Class Registration Available: Yes
Personal computer included in tuition for each student: No
Require Undergraduates to Own Computers: No
Recommend: Laptop
Undergraduates that Own Computers: 99.00
Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors: Yes
Description: Dell, Apple
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses: Yes
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations: No
Special Facilities:New academic & classroom building under construction to open Fall 2012. BC also features an art museum, theatre arts center, athletic facility, state-of-the-art science facilities, and on-campus school for multihandicapped students.
More More

Key Statistics

Campus Life & Facilities

  • Quality of Life Rating:
  • Fire Safety Rating:
  • Green Rating:
  • Campus Environment:
  • First-Year Students
    Living on Campus:
  • All Undergraduates
    Living on Campus:
  • # of Organizations:
  • # of Honor Societies:
  • # of Social Sororities:
  • # of Social Fraternities:
  • Number of Religious
Need help researching schools? College Recruiter is a free service