George Sherman Union Hours and Information

George Sherman Union, InformationDecember 13th, 2017

The George Sherman Union (GSU), located at 775 Commonwealth Avenue, is one of the "centers" of student life and a focal point of campus activity. Information updated December 12, 2017 George Sherman Union Operations Desk The Operations office provides information about resources on campus and all its happenings to guests, students, and staff alike. Read more

Things to do before leaving for winter break!

FYI Student BlogDecember 12th, 2017

If you are leaving our cozy confines of Commonwealth Avenue for intersession, there are some key things to do before you depart. Our residence halls (dormitory-style) close at 12 noon on Friday, December 22, 2017. Is your ride or flight not until after 12 noon on Friday? Don’t fret. You can... Read more

Thinking about moving off-campus?

FYI Student BlogDecember 11th, 2017

Interested in moving off campus? Christy Loring and Dean Daryl DeLuca sat down to discuss the details with Kim Santo from Off-Campus Services and Judicial Affairs. She tells you when you should start your search, reputable places to look for an apartment and factors to consider. (This video might be from Parents Program... Read more

Looking for study space?

FYI Student BlogDecember 7th, 2017

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! There’ll be parties for hosting, marshmallows for toasting, and 24 hour library service! Okay… so those may not be the lyrics, and this may be the most difficult time of the school year, but Mugar Memorial Library is here to help you... Read more

Thanksgiving Safety Message from the Boston Police

FYI Student BlogNovember 20th, 2017

The following is a message from the Boston Police Department and Commissioner William B. Evans. Dear Students, Most of you will be leaving shortly to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. Whether you are traveling near, or far, the majority of you will be leaving your living spaces vacant and unattended. I would like to... Read more

See the full performance of Good on campus this week

FYI Student BlogNovember 7th, 2017

Did you see sections of the play Good during your Orientation session this summer? The entire play will be performed this week at various spots across the Charles River Campus. What is Good about? Per the New Rep Theatre, the company putting on this week's performances, the play can be described... Read more

Dean’s Open Office Hours

FYI Student BlogNovember 1st, 2017

Need to talk? Want to meet a Dean? Wonder what a Dean does all day? You're in luck: Dean Elmore and his staff will be hosting open office hours twice a week every week. Members of the Dean of Students' office staff (including several Assistant and Associate Deans and sometimes even Dean... Read more

A Halloween safety message

Dean's BlogOctober 27th, 2017

Did you miss Dean Elmore and Chief Nee's Halloween message in your inbox. Check out their safety message, which was sent Friday, October 27, 2017 to all undergraduate students, below. Hello Friends, Be ready for Halloween in Boston! Starting this weekend you’ll see people at their creative best, and hopefully, as... Read more

A Halloween Message from the Boston Police Department

Dean's BlogOctober 26th, 2017

The Boston Police Department has a message for all college students in the Boston area this Halloween. Dear Students, The Boston Police Department would like to remind and encourage everyone to celebrate Halloween responsibly. To ensure your safety and the safety of others this Halloween, we kindly ask you to familiarize yourself... Read more

Do good this Friday in honor of Devin Suau

FYI Student BlogOctober 26th, 2017

Friday is Scarlet Fever Day at BU, a day where everyone is encouraged to wear their BU red throughout campus. But amongst the Terriers gear you will see up and down Commonwealth Avenue, you will also see students wearing green, a few Boston buildings being lit green and many people participating in... Read more