Almost 470 new students--the largest class in years--arrived on the hilltop Aug. 22 for Move-In Day. Watch the video of their first days on the Hilltop!

Class of 2019


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

Experience learning


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


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


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


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GoldfarbPreston Goldfarb announces retirement
After a storied 33-year career at Birmingham-Southern College, Head Men's Soccer Coach Preston Goldfarb has announced that he will retire at the end of the 2015-16 academic year.

New BSC students to serve community
More than 500 Birmingham-Southern College students will participate in service projects around the Birmingham area on Tuesday, Aug. 25 as part of New Student Orientation.

BSC welcomes new class and new president
On Saturday, Aug. 22, Birmingham-Southern College will welcome its entering class and install the college's 14th president, Dr. Edward F. Leonard III.

Krulak named to Birmingham Business Hall of Fame
BSC President Emeritus Gen. Charles C. Krulak was inducted in the Birmingham Business Hall of Fame on Tuesday, Aug. 18 at the Harbert Center in downtown Birmingham.

BSC granted reaffirmation of accreditation
Birmingham-Southern College has been granted reaffirmation of its accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), officials announced recently

BSC student serving on international Sigma Chi committee
Graham Spencer, a rising senior at Birmingham-Southern, was recently chosen to serve on the International Sigma Chi Executive Committee--the highest elected position for an undergraduate fraternity member.

Cottrill selected for interfaith understanding seminar
Dr. Amy Cottrill, Denson N. Franklin Associate Professor of Religion at Birmingham-Southern College, has been selected from a nationwide pool of nominees to participate in a faculty seminar in Chicago on teaching interfaith understanding.

Former BSC president joins boards of Altamont, Sweet Briar
Gen. Charles C. Krulak, the recently retired president of Birmingham-Southern College, has been named to the boards of the Altamont School in Birmingham and Sweet Briar College in Sweet Briar, Va.


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We're eager to welcome our new students to the Hilltop this fall! New Student Orientation is a 4-day introduction to BSC for new students and their families.

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The spring edition of the alumni magazine is online. Check out some of the featured stories in the latest issue and view exclusive digital content.

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

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