Visiting the Chesnut Hill or Brighton campuses of Boston College is an exciting proposition for future students. Located six miles west of downtown Boston, the college offers easy access to all of the entertainment, history, arts, and culture of one of America's favorite cities. Accommodations near Boston College range from budget-friendly to contemporary luxury apartments.
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Useful information for your visit to Boston College
There are seemingly infinite things to see and do during a visit to Boston College. On campus, you'll find opportunities to attend theatrical performances, athletic events, and art and history exhibits. To make the most of your visit, plan ahead and keep the following recommendations in mind.
1. Boston College Near You
Before you visit Boston College, you may have the chance to get to know a bit more about the school in your hometown. Throughout the year, academic advisors present at high schools and college fairs across the country. You can find information on BC Near You and Eagle Overview presentations on the college's website.
2. Eagle Eye Campus Visit
Register online to attend an organized campus visit. These visits are two hours long and include an information session and tours led by current students.
3. Eagle for a Day
If you're looking for a more immersive experience, sign up to be an Eagle for a Day. Prospective students shadow a current student through a typical day of classes at Boston College. Participants should schedule and register at least five days prior to their visit.
4. Visitor parking
Two parking garages are available for visitors: Beacon Street and Commonwealth Avenue. Information session and tour participants will have their parking validated.
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