Freshman Program Requirements

School or College Types of Admission Offered Test Requirements for Freshman Applicants
September Admission Early Decision Early Decision 2 January Admission
Boston University Wheelock College of Education & Human Development New SAT or ACT 
College of Arts & Sciences New SAT or ACT
College of Arts & Sciences / College of Fine Arts Double Degree No Double Degree applicants must fulfill College of Arts & Sciences test requirements and all other College of Fine Arts requirements.
College of Arts & Sciences / School of Education Double Degree No New SAT or ACT
College of Communication New SAT or ACT 
College of Engineering New SAT or ACT 
College of Fine Arts: School of Music New SAT or ACT not required. 
See the requirements page for exceptions and additional information.
College of Fine Arts: School of Theatre No New SAT or ACT not required. 
See the requirements page for exceptions and additional information.
College of Fine Arts: School of Visual Arts New SAT or ACT not required. 
See the requirements page for exceptions and additional requirements.
College of General Studies January Boston-London Program No New SAT or ACT
College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College New SAT or ACT 
Questrom School of Business No New SAT or ACT 
School of Hospitality Administration New SAT or ACT 
Seven-Year Accelerated Medical Degree Program No No No New SAT or ACT and 
SAT Subject Tests in:

  • Chemistry
  • Math 2
  • Foreign Language (recommended)

See the requirements page. Application due date is November 15.