Where to begin?
If you are applying from high school or with equivalent high school requirements, you will apply as a First-Year Applicant. Are you a citizen from outside the US? Be sure to see the requirements on the International Applicants page. If you have completed at least one semester as a degree candidate at another college or university, apply as a Transfer Applicant. And if you’ve already decided BU is your first choice among schools, apply as an Early Decision Applicant.
Dates & Deadlines
Mark these important dates on your calendar.
Early Decision 2
Notification: Late March
Notification: Beginning to Mid-April
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