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The college is excited to launch the first edition of Gloria, the magazine for the visual and performing arts at BSC. The new format replaces the previous season calendar for arts events and is named for one of BSC's great art patrons, Gloria Spruill '58.

Introducing Gloria

Read it here

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Whether it's traveling abroad, digging into research, tackling an internship or learning a new subject, BSC's unique January Exploration Term gives students a chance to try something new.

Explore the world


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What are your limits? With small classes, engaged faculty, and supportive staff, BSC pushes students to do more than they ever thought possible.

Excel in every way


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With 80+ student organizations, 22 athletic teams, and more events than you can count, there's always something fun to do on the Hilltop.

Encounter something new


E-Term Music in the South Nashville

How will you apply what you learn? With collaborative research, an internship, or service-learning? BSC's rise3 initiative provides all three.

Experience learning


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Fiddler Logo Theatre presents Fiddler on the Roof 
Dr. Jeff Kensmoe, BSC associate professor of music, will unleash his rich baritone in the lead role of Tevye for the theatre program’s first production of the season and first-ever performance of Fiddler on the Roof, which takes the stage Oct. 19, 20, and 22 at 7:30 p.m.; Oct. 23 at 2:30 p.m.; and Oct. 27-29 at 7:30 p.m.

BSC professor joins scientists to call for park funding
Renowned biologist Dr. E. O. Wilson co-authored an article in with Birmingham-Southern College Professor of Biology Dr. R. Scot Duncan urging Alabama residents to vote for a ballot amendment in support of funding state parks. Duncan, the author of “Southern Wonder: Alabama’s Surprising Biodiversity,” argues that the state’s parks provide cherished experiences for people and protect a wide range of natural resources.

Concomitant art exhibition opens Sept. 30
BSC Professor of Art Jim Neel's sculpture installation is a powerful exploration of not just the tragedy in Syria and the children living in war, but also how violence impacts children. Concomitant runs through Oct. 27; a Sloss Iron Pour in conjunction with the exhibition is set for Oct. 21 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. outside the Durbin Gallery.

U.S. News ranks BSC as a top college
Once again, U.S. News and World Report ranks Birmingham-Southern College in the top tier of liberal arts colleges in the United States. In the publication’s 2017 Best Colleges rankings, released Sept. 13, BSC is the only institution in Alabama included in the category of “Liberal Arts Colleges.”

Internationally acclaimed pianist Einav Yarden coming to BSC
The Hugh and Barbara Thomas Master Class Series at Birmingham-Southern College will present guest artist and internationally acclaimed pianist Einav Yarden on Monday, Oct. 10.

photo of the lake at night.Virtual Tour

Visit the Hilltop and hear about BSC from our students--without leaving home. Check out our virtual tour.


Join us Oct. 21-22 for a celebration for the whole BSC family, including homecoming, alumni reunion, and parent’s weekend. Click here for a schedule.

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The college has added more products to its online bookstore. Shop our newest selection of gift items and BSC paraphernalia.

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This online platform makes it even easier for students to find campus organizations that will be a great fit for their leadership and involvement.

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