Students Starting in January 2018

Congratulations on your admission to Boston University! There is so much to look forward to, and we can’t wait to welcome you to our community. In the meantime, we’ve put together some helpful links that will prepare you for starting this January.


You worked hard to earn your place at BU. Discover some of the inspiring classes and professors you have to look forward to.

Student Services

New students need support, and Boston University is here to help you in every way.

Winter Orientation

Whether you are used to living in an urban or a rural community, Winter Orientation will make your transition to Boston University easier.

Living in Boston

You’ll feel like you belong in Boston, which is home to more than 50 colleges and universities.

Student Life on Campus

Learn about all that BU has to offer, including more than 500 unique student organizations that cover everything from exploring a hobby to celebrating your culture.

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