University Service Center

The University Service Center is the place to call when you have questions or problems that don’t seem to be a good fit with any of the more specialized offices at the University. Please use the site navigation to the right to learn more about our services and programs, as well as the USC’s unique staffing arrangement. We are an excellent starting point if you are unsure where to turn for help.

How to reach us

USC associate directors can be reached by phone at 617-358-1818. Our office is open weekdays between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. We also have designated drop-in hours each week when classes are in session, or students may call the office to make an appointment.

Special drop-in hours for the week of November 26th

The deadline to arrange a Fall 2018 leave of absence or University withdrawal is Tuesday, November 27th at 5 p.m. The USC is offering additional drop-in hours the week of November 26th in order to best assist students who need to finalize paperwork by the University deadline. Inquiries regarding Fall 2018 leaves and withdrawals will be prioritized during these special drop-in hours.

Monday, November 26th 9 – 10:30 a.m. 2 – 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, November 27th 9 – 10:30 a.m. 2 – 4:00 p.m.

The regular USC drop-in schedule will resume beginning November 28th.

Click here for information on arranging leaves to pursue external/non-BU study abroad programs for Spring 2019.

Regular Drop-in hours

Monday 9 – 10:30 a.m.
Tuesday 9 – 10:30 a.m.
Wednesday By appointment only
Thursday 9 – 10:30 a.m.
Friday 9 – 10:30 a.m.