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Advising & LifeMap Philosophy

Embracing the diversity of its college community, Bunker Hill Community College recognizes the individual needs of its students.  The academic, career and transfer advisors of Advising & LifeMap are dedicated to providing continuous advising services in one centralized location to strengthen, nurture, empower and assist students with making sound and responsible decisions throughout their educational career at the College.

Advising Mission

Advising & LifeMap is a team of advisors, coaches, student mentors, and administrators who support and guide students to reach their academic, career, transfer, and personal goals. We are advocates for student success. We embody and celebrate the diversity of Bunker Hill students through equitable practices that meet their individual needs.
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Virtual and On Campus Advising and Course Registration Assistance

Virtual Advising

  • Chat live with an advisor, Monday & Tuesday 12-6 p.m., Wednesday & Thursday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Friday 12-4 p.m.
  • Schedule a virtual appointment with an advisor
  • Connect with an advisor via email advising@bhcc.edu 

Effective January 3, 2022, vaccination cards must be shown before entering the BHCC main entrance. All visitors and students planning to come to campus should be prepared to show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19.

New students are required to complete the online Orientation to get connected with an advisor.

Guest students: Work with Student Central to get assistance with course planning and registration.

Prospective students: Schedule a virtual appointment with Admissions staff to get help with your application or ask questions about BHCC.

On Campus Advising

Students who are on the Charlestown Campus may make a same-day appointment by walking into the LifeMap Commons (E235).

Charlestown Campus
Monday - Thursday 9 a.m - 6 p.m.
Friday 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Students can meet with an advisor at the Chelsea Campus by making an appointment.

Chelsea Campus
Wednesday 10 a.m - 5 p.m.
Thursday - Thursday 9 a.m - 5 p.m.

Advising & LifeMap Events

Steps to Success Workshop Series and Virtual College Visits

Event Date & Time Location Link
Virtual College Information Session with Eastern Nazarene College
Tuesday, February 7
3-4 p.m.
Online Register
Virtual College Information Session with Johnson and Wales University
Tuesday, February 7
5-6 p.m.
Online Register
Virtual College Information Session with Northeastern University College of Professional Studies
Wednesday, February 8
1-2 p.m.
Online Register
Virtual College Information Session with Vassar College - Veterans
Wednesday, February 8
4-5 p.m.
Online Register
Virtual College Nursing Information Session with UMass Boston
Wednesday, February 8
5:30-6:45 p.m.
Online Register
Educational Planning 101 - Using SelfService
Thursday, February 9
1-2 p.m.
WebEx Register
Steps to Success Workshops: Career Exploration 101 - Career Coach
Saturday, February 11
10-11 a.m.
WebEx Register
Virtual College Information Session with Wellesley College
Wednesday, February 15
1-2 p.m.
Online Register
Virtual College Nursing Information Session with UMass Boston
Thursday, February 16
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Online Register
Virtual College Information Session with Southern New Hampshire University
Tuesday, February 21
2:30-3:30 p.m.
Online Register
Educational Planning 101 - Using SelfService
Tuesday, February 21
5-6 p.m.
WebEx Register
Virtual College Information Session with Wellesley College
Wednesday, February 22
1-2 p.m.
Online Register
Virtual Pre-Med/Pre-Health Transfer Information Session
Thursday, February 23
1-2:15 p.m.
Virtual Register
Virtual College Information Session with Northeastern University College of Professional Studies
Thursday, February 23
2:30-3:30 p.m.
Online Register
Transfer 101 - Planning and Exploring
Monday, February 27
11:30 a.m.- 12:45p.m.
WebEx Register
Steps to Success Workshops: Career Exploration 101 - Career Coach
Monday, February 27
6-7 p.m.
WebEx Register
Steps to Success Workshops: Career Exploration 102 - Health
Monday, March 6
12-1 p.m.
WebEx Register
Steps to Success Workshops : Career Exploration 102 - Arts, Humanities, Communication and Design
Tuesday, March 7
12-1 p.m.
WebEx Register
Virtual College Information Session with Northeastern University College of Professional Studies
Wednesday, March 8
11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
Online Register
Career Exploration 102 - Business and Hospitality
Wednesday, March 8
12-1 p.m.
WebEx Register
Career Exploration 102 - Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
Thursday, March 9
12-1 p.m.
WebEx Register
Career Exploration 102 - Law, Public Service and Safety
Tuesday, March 14
12-1 p.m.
WebEx Register
Career Exploration 102 - Behavioral, Social Sciences and Education
Wednesday, March 15
12-1 p.m.
WebEx Register
Virtual College Information Session with University of Massachusetts Boston
Tuesday, March 21
5:30-6:45 p.m.
Online Register
Virtual College Information Session with William James College
Wednesday, March 22
10-11 a.m.
Online Register
Educational Planning 102 - Planning for Degree Completion
Tuesday, April 4
5-6 p.m.
WebEx Register
Virtual College Information Session with Southern New Hampshire University
Thursday, April 6
2-3 p.m.
Online Register
Transfer 101 - Planning and Exploring
Monday, April 10
11:30 a.m.- 12:45p.m.
WebEx Register
Educational Planning 102 - Planning for Degree Completion
Thursday, April 13
1-2 p.m.
WebEx Register
Virtual College Information Session with University of Mass Lowell
Tuesday, May 2
2-3 p.m.
Online Register