News and Stories

Alumni Spotlight

Do you want to share your story with the CGS community? Email to be featured in our alumni spotlight on the CGS website and social media accounts. Check out more news about CGS alumni here.

Alumni Profile

Opening Doors

Erica Mosca was the first in her family to graduate college. Now, she’s committed to helping others follow in her footsteps, running a nonprofit that empowers first-generation students to get into college.

Erica's story
Alumni Q&A

Fulfilling a Dream

For Onyemaechi Onyekwu, the College of General Studies was one step on the path toward fulfilling a lifelong dream of becoming a certified midwife and helping women and families in need.

Onyemaechi's Story
Alumni Profile

The Power of Authenticity

Nancy Katz is a career coach & trainer, entrepreneur, authenticity advocate, and CGS alumna. On Feb. 18, she spoke to CGS students about navigating college to career, happiness, and well-being.

Nancy's Story

Helpful Links

Alumni Resources

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Alumni Association

The BU Alumni Association exists to keep every one of you connected to one another and to BU for the rest of your life. Learn more about what your BUAA membership means.

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Awards and Honors

Distinguished Alumni Awards

Boston University College of General Studies recognizes alumni who have brought honor to their alma mater through outstanding achievement and service.

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Important Dates

Upcoming Events

The College of General Studies welcomes all CGS alumni to its lectures and events, including the Poetry Reading Series, the Stanley P. Stone Distinguished Lecture Series, interdisciplinary conferences and institutes, and the events we co-sponsor with campus partners. Visit Boston University Alumni Association and make sure your contact info is updated to learn about upcoming events. Be sure to check out the BU Alumni Associations’ events as well.

Events coming soon!


Dean's Advisory Board

The Dean’s Advisory Board guides the leadership of CGS on policy, strategy, and planning. See who currently sits on the board.

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Alumni Benefits

Alumni benefits—access to BU games, classes, networking events, and perks—continue long after you leave Boston University.

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Career Tools

Access career development resources, professional development webinars, continuing education, and an alumni app to help you connect with fellow Terriers.

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The CGS Community

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Your gift to CGS supports scholarships, undergraduate research, faculty development, building and technology upgrades, and student programming.

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Submit a Class Note

Drop us a line to let the CGS alumni community what you’ve been up to. Submit a note to appear in an upcoming version of Collegian, the CGS alumni magazine.

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