Class of 2022

Your To-Dos

Important Updates

Check here regularly for the latest information on exams, advising, and more timely reminders.

Registration: Registration for Fall 2020 opens on Sunday, April 5. Detailed registration instructions are available here.

Final Exam Schedule: For exam information, please consult your CGS professor.

Important Semester Dates: Check the CGS website and add Important Dates to your calendar.

Important Links



Registration for fall classes begins Sunday, April 5. Read carefully for everything you need to know about navigating the registration process.


Academic Advising

Your partnership with your advisor starts right after you accept your admission. Collaborate with them to discuss your dreams, goals, passions, and plans for your gap semester.

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CGS’s academic advising team can provide you with a clear path to any major in the university. Check out our pathways page for information on what classes to take to get where you want to go.

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Research Opportunities

CGS offers you a unique opportunity to partner with faculty on research projects as an undergraduate through the Center for Interdisciplinary Teaching and Learning. Check out current opportunities here.


Capstone Project

Six weeks. Fifty pages. An incomparable preparation for the rest of your education. The Capstone project is the culmination of your CGS education. Learn more about it here.

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CGS CCD Career Open House

Career Development

The BU Center for Career Development provides online resources, workshops, and counselors to help you prepare for what’s next, from networking to job opportunities to salary negotiations.

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What's going on

News and Stories

Undergraduate Research

An Inside Look at Undergraduate Research

With the assistance of undergraduate researcher Sofia Zalaquett (CGS’19, CAS’21), CGS Lecturer Joelle Renstrom is writing a book that will dive into the future of robots.


Words of Wisdom From a Winning Capstone Team

Getting ready to take on your Capstone project? Check out advice from a previous winning Capstone team about their top tips and what they learned during the process.

Pen and planner

Mark Your Calendar with Upcoming Events

The first step to having a successful semester is planning. Get ready by marking your calendar with upcoming CGS events and other important dates on campus.


Social Media

Stay Connected


Share Your #MyCGS Experience

Have photos from your gap semester travels or a great shot of campus? Tag us in your posts on Instagram @bucgs and share with the hashtags #My100Days, #CGSLondon, or #MyCGS.

Facebook Group

Connect with Your Classmates

The Official College of General Studies Class of 2023 Facebook group is the perfect place to connect with your classmates. Join to connect with your team members, ask questions, or plan meetups on campus.


Stay on Top of What's Trending

Keep up with the latest in College of General Studies and Boston University news and events by following us on Twitter. And don’t forget to share what’s going on on campus!