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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 Visit with William James College
Tuesday, October 11
11 a.m.-12 p.m.
Online Register
Career Exploration 102-Health- Arts, Humanities, Communication and Design
Tuesday, October 11
12-1:15 p.m.
WebEx Register
Career Exploration 102-Business and Hospitality
Wednesday, October 12
12-1:15 p.m.
WebEx Register
Virtual College Visit with Bentley University
Thursday, October 13
11 a.m.-12 p.m.
Online Register
Career Exploration 102-Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
Thursday, October 13
12-1:15 p.m.
WebEx Register
Visit with Northeastern University
Thursday, October 13
2 - 4 p.m.
Charlestown Campus in the C Lobby.
Virtual College Visit with University of Massachusetts Lowell
Thursday, October 13
3 - 4 p.m.
Online Register
Virtual College Visit with Rhode Island College
Friday, October 14
2-3 p.m.
Online Register
Transfer 101- Planning and Exploring
Monday, October 17
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
WebEx Register
Career Exploration 102-Health
Monday, October 17
12-1:15 p.m.
WebEx Register
Career Exploration 101-Career Coach
Monday, October 17
6-7:15 p.m.
WebEx Register
Career Exploration 102 - Law, Public Service and Safety
Tuesday, October 18
12-1:15 p.m.
WebEx Register
Virtual College Visit with Lesley University
Tuesday, October 18
4-5 p.m.
Online Register
Transfer 102-Applying and Deciding
Wednesday, October 19
11:30 - 12:45 p.m.
WebEx Register
Virtual College Visit with Fitchburg State University
Wednesday, October 19
2- 3 p.m.
Online Register
Paying for College
Thursday, October 20
1 - 2:15 p.m.
WebEx Register
Career Exploration 101-Career Coach
Saturday, October 22
10-11:15 a.m.
WebEx Register
Transfer 101- Planning and Exploring
Thursday, October 27
5:30 - 6:45 p.m.
WebEx Register
Visit with University of Maine, Orono
Tuesday, November 1
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Charlestown Campus in the C Lobby.
Visit with Framingham State University
Tuesday, November 1
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Charlestown Campus in the C Lobby.
Educational Planning 102-Planning for Degree Completion
Thursday, November 3
1-2:15 p.m.
WebEx Register
Virtual College Visit with Fitchburg State University
Friday, November 4
2- 3 p.m.
Online Register
Educational Planning 102-Planning for Degree Completion
Tuesday, November 8
5-6:15 p.m.
WebEx Register
Transfer 101- Planning and Exploring
Wednesday, November 9
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
WebEx Register
Paying for College
Monday, November 14
1 - 2:15 p.m.
WebEx Register
Virtual College Visit with Lesley University
Tuesday, November 15
5-6 p.m.
Online Register
Career Exploration 102-Behavioral, Social Sciences and Education
Wednesday, November 16
12-1:15 p.m.
WebEx Register
Transfer 102-Applying and Deciding
Thursday, November 17
5:30 - 6:45 p.m.
WebEx Register
Virtual College Visit with Rhode Island College
Friday, November 18
2-3 p.m.
Online Register
Visit with Framingham State University
Thursday, December 1
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Charlestown Campus in the C Lobby.
Virtual College Visit with University of Massachusetts Lowell
Wednesday, December 7
3 - 4 p.m.
Online Register
Visit with Northeastern University
Wednesday, December 7
3:30 - 630 p.m.
Charlestown Campus in the C Lobby.