Overall Pool

39,847

Total Applications

7,587

Accepted

19%

Acceptance Rate

2,516

Enrolled

*2021 Annual Census Data

Enrollment by Academic Division

1708 Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences

578 Carroll School of Management

131 Lynch School of Education and Human Development

99 Connell School of Nursing


Standardized Testing Profile

Test Type Applicant Admitted Enrolled
SAT (Mid 50%) 1400-1510 1460-1540 1430-1510
ACT (Mid 50%) 32-34 33-35 33-34

Boston College recognizes that environmental factors may influence how well a student performs on standardized testing, and we consider this context during our evaluation.

The average unweighted GPA for admitted students is an A/A- in the most rigorous program available.

The average unweighted GPA for admitted students is an A/A- in the most rigorous program available.

 

Secondary School Attendance

1,713 high schools represented in BC 2025

51.8% Public

19.7% Catholic/Jesuit

28.1% Private/Independent

45 states represented

45 countries represented

 


 

Geographic Distribution 

30.96% New England

30.41% Mid-Atlantic

9.02% Midwest

10.69% South/Southwest

10.69% West

0.95% Other US

7.27% International

 


 

Top 10 Countries Represented

China
South Korea
United Kingdom
India
Hong Kong*
Brazil
France
Greece
Italy
Japan
 

* Hong Kong is the Special Administrative Region
of the People's Republic of China


34%

AHANA students

53% | 47%

Female | Male

147

International Students

346

Pell Grant Recipients

261

First-Generation Students

106

QuestBridge Students

Meet BC's Class of 2025


The Class of 2025 demonstrates the academic strength as well as geographical and ethnic diversity that have become hallmarks of BC undergraduate enrollment.

 

More About the Class of 2025