300+

programs of study

4 years of guaranteed housing

450+

student groups

Ranked #18 for employability in the US by Times Higher Education

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  • Go to BU, Then Go Anywhere

    Go where the world changes. Go to Boston University, and then go anywhere.

  • Boston University Information Session

    Through this video you'll hear from a current student about why life at BU is so inspiring and learn what makes an application competitive for admission.

  • Applying for Admission & Financial Aid

    Boston University Admissions seeks to bring together a diverse student body comprised of academically accomplished, intellectually curious, and highly motivated students who will thrive and contribute to the BU community. Learn more in this informative video!

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Attend A Virtual Event

Join us online for chat sessions and virtual events with Boston University admissions officers and current students. Sign up for an upcoming event to learn more about life at BU and to have your questions answered.

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COVID-19 Admissions FAQs

During this unprecedented time, we understand that students are facing new challenges regarding completion of the admissions and enrollment processes. Given the extensive disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, we are continuing to evaluate and adjust our admissions and enrollment policies at Boston University. These FAQs will provide answers to your most commonly asked questions and concerns.

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Student Life at BU

What’s it like to be a BU student? Well, no two students share the same experience, but at the core of BU’s spirit is a love for all things intellectual, dynamic, and stimulating.

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Hear From BU Students

In these videos, you’ll hear from BU students as they describe their favorite classes at BU, things to do in Boston, their internship and study abroad experiences, and much more.

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Your Journey Starts Here

Feel like a good fit?

You’ve seen a glimpse of the incredible experiences awaiting you at BU. Now, take the next step. Because at BU, the sky’s the limit.