BSC biology lab opens brand-new cadaver lab, allowing undergraduates a rare chance to study human anatomy hands-on.

Unparalleled opportunities


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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2014-15 Visual and Performing Arts Season 2014-15 Visual & Performing Arts Season
The college's Art, Theatre, and Music Departments are offering up a spectacular season of performances and exhibits that will feature choral works, a tribute to Emeritus Professor of Art Bob Tucker, four plays by Tennessee Williams, and much more. Consider joining the BSC Fine Arts Society today!

Birmingham-Southern honors local business leaders
Birmingham-Southern College honored two alumni and the father of a BSC trustee on Friday, Oct. 24 for their commitment to enhancing experiential education.

BSC to host family friendly Halloween on the Hilltop festival
Birmingham-Southern College will host its Halloween on the Hilltop festival on Thursday, Oct. 30, from 4-6 p.m. on the Residence Hall Quad.

College launches technology partnership in Blount County
Birmingham-Southern College will officially open a new digital classroom at Locust Fork High School on Tuesday, Oct. 21, launching a partnership between the college and the rural high school.

BSC student tapped for advocacy training in D.C.
Anna Baker, a sophomore educational services major and Harrison Honors Scholar at Birmingham-Southern College, was one of only 23 students selected by the U.S. Chapter of the Global Campaign for Education to attend its 2014 Fall Youth Advocacy Training in Washington, D.C.

Theatre program putting on Stephen King's horror-classic
If you're starting to get in the mood for some creepy Halloween fun, come see Carrie: the Musical presented by the Birmingham-Southern College Department of Theatre the last weekend of October.

Cowan, McCain elected 2014 Homecoming King, Queen
Michael Cowan, a senior majoring in biology, and Kat McCain, a senior majoring in business with a distinction in leadership studies, were named Birmingham-Southern's Homecoming King and Queen on Oct. 4.

College receives funding to expand teaching of Arabic
Birmingham-Southern College has received a $100,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to hire a professor of Arabic, college officials announced Monday.

Children of BSC professor establish scholarship in his honor
The family of Dr. O.C. Weaver, Jr., a Birmingham-Southern alumnus and well-known faculty member, has established a scholarship in his name.

IMLS awards $25,000 to BSC's Southern Environmental Center
The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) in Washington, D.C., announced Thursday, Sept. 18, that it has awarded the Southern Environmental Center (SEC) at Birmingham-Southern College a $25,000 grant to expand its programs.

Southern magazine


Read the fall issue of 'Southern magazine, our publication for alumni and friends, online and find special digital content: videos, a photo gallery, and more.

Carrie: the MusicalCarrie

BSC's Theatre Dept. presents a musical revival of the classic horror story just in time for Halloween, with performances Oct. 30-Nov. 2. Learn more.

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