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. Consider joining the BSC Fine Arts Society and plan to attend the opening event: "Defining Place," an art installation by photographers Dominic Lippillo and Mark Schoon.

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.

SEC to celebrate 20th year anniversary at Ecofest 2014
The Southern Environmental Center (SEC) at Birmingham-Southern College will hold its annual Ecofest fundraiser, on Thursday, Oct. 2—and acknowledge a significant milestone.

Two BSC students to attend civic engagement conference
Birmingham-Southern political science students Jeanna Gover '15 and Morgan Lauten '16 will travel to Harvard University next week to participate in an intensive training conference.

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.

College a "Best Buy" in 2015 Fiske Guide
Birmingham-Southern has again been been highlighted in a leading guide that helps students and families identify schools that offer the best education for the price.

BSC biology professor receives faculty development award
Dr. Jason Heaton, assistant professor of biology at Birmingham-Southern, has been named this year's recipient of the Bob Whetstone Faculty Development Award, given by the Provost's Office.

BSC professor offering free online History of Terrorism class
Dr. Randall Law, a BSC history professor, is re-offering his non-credit course that tracks the history of terrorism from ancient times to today. The eight-week online course is open to everyone and begins Sept. 8.

famyly weekendFamily Weekend

Parents and families are invited to the Hilltop for Homecoming and Family Weekend, Oct. 3-4. Register today.

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Virtual TourBSC Virtual Tour

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


Reunion 2014Hilltop Weekend

All alumni are invited to join us for Reunion during Homecoming Weekend, Oct. 3-4. Click here for more info.

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