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Boston College Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Recommended
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

Application Fees

$70
Undergrad Application Fee
$75
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
140 Commonwealth Avenue Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Phone: (617) 552-8000
General Site: www.bc.edu
Admissions: http://www.bc.edu/admission/undergrad/
Application: http://www.bc.edu/content/bc/admission/undergrad/process/freshman.html

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Anna from Aliso Viejo, CA
  • Jun-27-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Be very involved on campus in high school or on your college campus if you are planning to transfer to BC. Have an idea of what you want to major in and take a few classes to back it up. This way you can write about your interest smartly.

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  • Anonymous
  • Jan-30-2014 I am a current student here

    Come prepared for a heavy workload. It's extremely important to learn how to balance your life - At BC the students live the work hard, play hard mentality to the fullest. In order to fit in all of the social activities and most importantly academic requirements you have to be ready to work hard!

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  • Samantha from Camarillo, CA
  • Jan-16-2014 I am a current student here

    Get a charlie card right away, and force yourself to go into the city! Don't use the trays in the dining hall. If you have a key for your room, don't lose it because it is expensive. Be grateful if you're not on Newton. Try and join clubs and get involved, but if you get rejected, don't be discouraged, there are plenty of options! Utilize your teachers.

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  • CH
  • Jan-16-2014 I am a current student here

    Have a holistic approach to college applications; show an interest in volunteering and commitment to academic achievement.

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