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Student life

Boston College Student Life

Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts

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Housing

Housing options

Co-ed housing

Women-only housing

Housing requirements

None

College-owned housing

Yes

Undergrad students
who live in college housing

Student Body

9,370

Total Undergrad students

8%

International Students

73%

Out-of-state students

Ethnicity & Gender

Explore Boston College statistics including gender ratio and racial demographics:

Male (50%)

Female (50%)

Campus Services

Student Services
Legal services
NoNo
Health clinic
YesYes
Personal/psychological counseling
YesYes
Women's center
YesYes
International students advisor
YesYes
Campus Security
24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services
YesYes
24-hour patrols by trained officers
YesYes
Student patrols
NoNo
Late-night transport/escort services
YesYes
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances
YesYes

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper
Yes
Drama/theatre group
Yes
Student-run radio station
Yes
Student-run television station
Yes
Marching band
Yes
Choral groups
Yes

Sports

Most popular sports at Boston College

SportDivisionTeamsScholarship
AverageMenWomen
BaseballNCAA I31,154--
GolfNCAA IM/W-31,15427,228
SoftballNCAA I27,228--
BasketballNCAA IM/W-31,15427,228
Swimming & DivingNCAA IM/W-31,15427,228
Ice HockeyNCAA IM/W-31,15427,228
TennisNCAA IM/W-31,15427,228
LacrosseNCAA IW-31,15427,228
Track & FieldNCAA IM/W-31,15427,228
Cross CountryNCAA IM/W-31,15427,228
RowingNCAA IW-31,15427,228
VolleyballNCAA IW-31,15427,228
FencingNCAA IM/W-31,15427,228
Field HockeyNCAA IW27,228--
SkiingNCAA IM/W-31,98426,540
FootballNCAA I-FBS31,154--
SoccerNCAA IM/W-31,15427,228
SailingNCAA IM/W-31,98426,540

Other Sports

female

Women's Club Sports

Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Crew, Cross-country Running, Equestrian Sports, Fencing, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Racquetball, Rugby, Sailing, Skiing (downhill), Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming And Diving, Tennis, Track And Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Water Polo

male

Men's Club Sports

Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Crew, Cross-country Running, Equestrian Sports, Fencing, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Racquetball, Rugby, Sailing, Skiing (downhill), Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming And Diving, Tennis, Track And Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Water Polo

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
No
Greek sororities
No
Local fraternities
No
Local sororities
No