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ATHLETIC FIELD HOUSE


A cornerstone of our future BC Athletics facilities, the field house will provide critical indoor training space where our student-athletes can practice in all weather conditions at any time of year.

Groundbreaking
May 2017
$50M Project
Anticipated Completion
August 2018

Goal: $50 million

Raised to Date: $45 million
Donate To The Field House Project

See the transformation


  • 87,000 square feet of playing surface

  • 120-yard turf field

  • State-of-the-art strength & conditioning center attached to playing surface

  • 10+ varsity teams will practice in the new facility

  • 270+ student-athletes will train in the field house

Field House Donor Celebration 09.14.2017
Message from Martin

ICE HOCKEY LOCKER ROOMS


The locker room renovation was a top priority for our hockey programs, having a huge impact on the day-to-day training of our student-athletes and largely impacting recruiting for our next generation of Eagles. The project was funded by more than 175 donors, of which 121 are former Men's Hockey players.

Groundbreaking
May 2017
100% Donor-Funded
Completion
September 2017
Hear from our head coaches about the importance of this project

Jerry York '67
The Schiller Family Head Hockey Coach
Katie Crowley
Head Coach, Women’s Ice Hockey
See the transformation

Before: Pre-Renovation
Men's Hockey
After: Completed Renovation
Men's Hockey
Before: Pre-Renovation
Women's Hockey
After: Completed Renovation
Women's Hockey
Features

  • Hockey Gear Locker Ventilation System

  • Separate wet & dry lockers

  • Recovery Saunas

  • Distinct coaches' areas, equipment spaces and lounges

  • BC Branded Spaces with Campus Accents

  • Fueling Stations

  • Technology Charging Stations

BRIGHTON BASEBALL & SOFTBALL FIELDS


The BC baseball & softball teams will be playing on turf for the first time this spring as we embark on new facilities for the teams on the Brighton Campus. Additionally the space will house recreation fields.

Groundbreaking
May 2017
Turf Installation
November 2017
Anticipated Completion
March 2018
See the transformation

Construction Progress
Completed Project Renderings

CONNELL RECREATION CENTER


Construction of the 244,000 square-foot, four-story facility, which will replace the Flynn Recreation Complex, is underway at the former site of Edmond’s Hall on Thomas More Road. It will include a state-of-the-art fitness center, jogging track, natatorium with lap and instructional pools, four wood-floor basketball courts, three tennis courts, two multi-activity courts and multi-purpose rooms for spin, yoga and fitness classes, among other amenities.

Groundbreaking
March 2017
132% Larger than
William J. Flynn
Recreation Complex
Anticipated Completion
August 2019
  • MAC (Multi-activity court) - holds two basketball/volleyball courts, also used for indoor soccer and varsity field hockey

  • Natatorium - a 10 lane deep pool and 4 lane shallow pool. Home to men's and women's varsity swim program, men's and women's club waterpolo.

  • 4 Group Exercise rooms - including a mind/body studio and cycling room

  • 4 wood court basketball gym - home to varsity fencing, men's and women's club basketball, men's and women's club volleyball, and intramurals

  • 3 tennis courts - home to men's and women's varsity tennis

  • Outdoor Adventures Center - 2 story rock climbing and bouldering wall, along with rental space

  • Indoor golf simulator

Live Webcam

ACC NETWORK UPGRADE


July 2016 the Atlantic Coast Conference and ESPN announced an agreement to launch the ACC Network by August 2019. The network provides an exciting opportunity to increase national exposure for our student-athletes both in revenue generating programs and olympic sports programs.

Groundbreaking
March 2017
24/7
Programming
Anticipated Completion
August 2018
  • 2 fully-functional broadcast control rooms

  • On-campus studio for coaches show production

  • New broadcast lighting and wiring

  • Expanded press boxes

Contact Us


Address

Boston College Athletic Development
320 Conte Forum
140 Commonwealth Ave
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Phone Number

617-552-0772