The Light the World campaign raised $1.605 billion.
On Monday afternoon, the Office of Student Affairs held a meeting with undergraduate students to understand its strengths and weaknesses.
Following the success of BC’s Light the World fundraiser, the University Strategic Planning Initiative (USPI) begins researching for the next 10 years.
When it comes to University spending, there is a persistent issue between the administration and a number of students: a perceived lack of interest in student needs when it comes to spending money. Since the process for the next fundraising campaign is just beginning, now is the perfect opportunity to confront these complaints from the outset, establishing a desire to collaborate with students on how money is spent.
In the face of slashed federal loans, BC needs to step up to the plate to provide financial aid to its students.
The largest fundraising campaign in University history has nearly reached its goal.
Boston College announced today that it has raised $1 billion for its Light the World campaign, which aims to raise $1.5 billion for University development by 2015.