The World Needs Boston College

BC delivers on its mission to graduate into the world leaders who value service to mankind more than just themselves. Whether you believe in supporting ground-breaking research, helping student-athletes reach greater heights, or in investing in future leaders through financial aid, your continued support keeps BC’s mission alive and its flame lit for generations to come.


Hear from BC faculty, students, and more about the life-changing impact your support can have in the areas you love the most. 

| Financial Aid

At the Heights, students embark on a life-changing journey to discover their deeper purpose and what the world is calling them to be: to be better problem solvers, better leaders, and better citizens.

David Jasso

Meet David

"I came to Boston College wanting to be uncomfortable, challenged, and exposed to new cultures."

I came to Boston College wanting to be uncomfortable, challenged, and exposed to new cultures. Read More
Chantal Sanchez

Meet Chantal

"If you have that drive, are hardworking, and are persistent, BC finds a way to support you in making your dreams come true."

If you have that drive, are hardworking, and are persistent, BC finds a way to support you in making your dreams come true. Read More
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Meet Cameron

"BC’s generosity in providing financial aid has inspired me to give back to others, both in the BC community and states away."

BC’s generosity in providing financial aid has inspired me to give back to others, both in the BC community and states away. Read More
Clara Cahill Farella

Meet Clara

"BC has taught me that there is not only one path to fulfillment."

As the oldest of seven children, I entered college with both the privilege and the pressure of having to set a precedent in my family. I knew being able to pay for BC wouldn’t be easy, but financial aid has given me the ability to make the campus a second home. Read More
Matthew Han

Meet Matthew

"I believe that when you interact with and help others you make their personal fires burn a little brighter."

I took a leap of faith in choosing Boston College, and it was one I will never regret. I did not visit campus before enrolling, but I chose BC because it embodies everything I hope to do and be in life. Read More
Kaitlin Ferrari

Meet Megi

"Today, I am confident that medical school is the path I have been called to take, but I never would have gotten here without the financial aid BC has provided."

The financial aid support I have received not only enabled me to attend Boston College, but it also laid the foundation for me to live by the Jesuit motto "cura personalis," or care for the whole person, in everything I do. Read More
Kathleen Meade

Meet Kathleen

"At BC, I have learned to seek out what will bring me not only happiness in life, but also truly meaningful work."

The gift of financial aid has opened a new door of opportunity... Read More
Stephanie Contreras-Vizcarra

Meet Stephanie

"The experiences that I have been lucky enough to have here [at BC] have expanded my understanding of myself and the world."

Ever since I was young, I have known that I wanted to make something more of myself through a college education so that I could support my family. Until high school, the only part of this plan I was sure of was that I wanted to go out of state. Read More
Kaitlin Ferrari

Meet Kaitlin

"Not only am I learning and becoming a better student, but while I have been at BC, I have been pushed to become a better, more thoughtful person."

Touring the grounds of BC as a junior in high school both comforted and excited me. I felt at home because it reminded me of my own Catholic middle school, but as I walked along the paved walkways of Boston College, I felt a sense of freshness. Read More

| BC Athletics

The heart of every Boston College student-athlete beats strong with a desire to do more—to aim higher, train harder, compete with heightened determination—and to be greater.

| Academic Excellence

A transformative Boston College education nourishes the mind, heart, and soul. The experience begins in the classroom, where students and world-renowned faculty explore new intersections of the liberal arts, sciences, business, education, healthcare, and more.

Boston College Lynch School of Education and Human Development student teaching in a classroom with students.

New Frontiers of Education

For the Lynch School of Education and Human Development, breaking ground with new research today in service to others is the key to building a more just world tomorrow.

For Lynch School of Education and Human Development Professor Mike Barnett, breaking... Read More
Boston College School of Theology and Ministry faculty and students walking.

Service to Church and the World

The heart of the School of Theology and Ministry’s mission is its commitment to formation—and to inspiring leaders and agents of transformation in the Church and the world.

IN SERVICE TO CHURCH AND THE WORLD Read More
A classroom discussion at Boston College School of Social Work.

Improving Vulnerable Lives at Home and in the World

The School of Social Work is reimagining social work education and training, developing partnerships in research and practice, and drawing upon and working across disciplines.

The Boston College School of Social Work (BCSSW) endeavors to improve vulnerable... Read More