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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Detail from Gerry Wubben's Heights Overpass�BSC exhibit to feature charcoal drawings
Birmingham-Southern College will kick off its 2015-16 visual and performing arts season with a Durbin Gallery exhibition of large-scale charcoal drawings by Chris Troutman and Gerry Wubben.

Birmingham-Southern student wins scholarship from Alfa
Lindsay Higgins, a first-year student and Harrison Honors Scholar at BSC, was selected to be one of 100 award recipients of the 2015 Alfa Foundation Scholarship.

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

Preston 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.

College welcomes new class and new president
On Saturday, Aug. 22, Birmingham-Southern College welcomed its entering class and installed 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 student serving on international Sigma Chi committee
Graham Spencer, a 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.


BSC's newest initiative takes learning beyond the classroom with research, internships, and service-learning. Find out more...

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Students in libraryLibrary Services

The C.A. Rush/N.E. Miles Library at BSC provides a broad range of services to support student learning.

Southern Shuttle'Southern Shuttle

BSC offers a free round-trip shuttle service from campus to three shopping venues in the city. College ID is required.

Virtual TourVirtual Tour

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

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