Contact Us

For the undergraduate program:

Department of Religion
College of Arts and Sciences
145 Bay State Road
Boston, MA 02215
Telephone: 617.353.2635 • Fax: 617.358.3087
E-mail: (or use our the contact form below)

For the graduate or Ph.D. programs:

Graduate Division of Religious Studies
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
145 Bay State Road
Boston, MA 02215
Telephone: 617.358.4215
Fax: 617.358.3087
Web site:

Getting to Boston University

Visiting the Department of Religion maps and directions

Maps and directions are available at the Boston University Information Center.

Prospective graduate students

For questions about the GDRS, specific areas of specialization, and the application process, please contact Ryan Sullivan at

Other questions

You can find most of the information you need about the Department of Religion on this web site. Please be sure to check the Frequently Asked Questions available in the Undergraduate section of the site. If you still have questions, you can contact the following people.

Do you have a question about…

…undergraduate programs and admissions?

Contact Administrative Coordinator Wendy Czik at

…transferring undergraduate course credits?

Contact Director of Undergraduate Studies Professor David Eckel at

…general questions about the Department, programs, and faculty?

Contact Department Administrator Karen Nardella at

…upcoming events?

For Department of Religion events, contact Administrative Coordinator Wendy Czik at

For Program in Scripture &  Literary Arts events, contact Program Coordinator Tara Martin-Chen at

For Institute for Philosophy and Religion events, contact David Eckel at