Boston College Law School

Boston College Law School
885 Centre Street, Newton, MA 02459
Phone: 617.552.4351 | Fax: 617.552.2917
Email: bclawadm@bc.edu | Website: www.bc.edu/law

Does your law school have a nondiscrimination policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation?

Founded by the Society of Jesus in 1863, Boston College is dedicated to intellectual excellence and to its Jesuit, Catholic heritage.

Boston College recognizes the essential contribution a diverse community of students, faculty, and staff makes to the advancement of its goals and ideals in an atmosphere of respect for one another and for the University’s mission and heritage. Accordingly, Boston College commits itself to maintaining a welcoming environment for all people and extends its welcome in particular to those who may be vulnerable to discrimination, on the basis of their race, ethnic or national origin, religion, color, age, gender, marital or parental status, veteran status, disabilities, or sexual orientation.

Does your law school have a nondiscrimination policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of gender identity?

Founded by the Society of Jesus in 1863, Boston College is dedicated to intellectual excellence and to its Jesuit, Catholic heritage.

Boston College recognizes the essential contribution a diverse community of students, faculty, and staff makes to the advancement of its goals and ideals in an atmosphere of respect for one another and for the University’s mission and heritage. Accordingly, Boston College commits itself to maintaining a welcoming environment for all people and extends its welcome in particular to those who may be vulnerable to discrimination, on the basis of their race, ethnic or national origin, religion, color, age, gender, marital or parental status, veteran status, disabilities, or sexual orientation.

 

Does your law school provide gender-neutral restrooms?

Yes

Does your law school have a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender student organization?

Through Lambda, a BC Law coalition of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender students, staff, faculty, and supporters, the law school fosters a supportive social network, educates the community about LGBT identities, sponsors panels on legal issues affecting LGBT individuals, promotes diversity in the law school and the legal profession, and strives toward equality before the law.

Does your law school have any openly lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender faculty members?

Yes. Please contact the admissions office for names and contact information.

Does your law school have any openly lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender administrators?

Yes. Please contact the admissions office for names and contact information.

Does your law school offer any academic courses primarily focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender legal issues?

Sexuality and the Law

Does your law school offer the same benefits to faculty, staff, or student same-sex spouses as they do opposite-sex spouses?

Please refer to the Human Resources Benefits site.

Does your law school offer any form of domestic-partner benefits to faculty, staff, or students?

No. 

Additional Information

For more information about the overall climate at Boston College Law School or to connect with a current student, please contact the Office of Admissions at 617.552.4351 or bclawadm@bc.edu.