Applying for Admission

Every year, Boston University welcomes applications for undergraduate admission from students across the United States and around the world. We’re looking for achievers who will succeed academically and thrive in our community—a diverse mix of students with a wide variety of interests, talents and goals.

Before you begin, start by determining how you will apply. Choose one of the options below to learn more:

Still not sure how you should apply? Please contact us at 617-353-2300 or

Applying for a graduate program?

Students interested in applying for admission to one of Boston University’s graduate programs should visit the Graduate Admissions Office in the school or college they are interested in attending.

*This category includes US students studying overseas.