Cost of Orientation for Parents
$130 per person for individuals who are 16 and up
This fee includes coffee breaks, lunch on Thursday, snacks with Student Leaders, public transportation into Boston for City Excursions on Thursday night with Student Leaders, a Jazz Reception, a continental breakfast on Friday, programs and materials.
Dinner with Student Leaders
$50 per person
On Wednesday night of your session, our Student Leaders will take you to a local restaurant by public transportation to answer some of your questions about their Boston University experience. If you sign up for this event Orientation will hold a spot for you, however there are only a limited number of spots available each week, so all sales are final.
On-campus Housing during University Orientation*
(Not available for Session 8 in August)
$63 per person per night (single occupancy)
$126 per night (for groups of 2 or more)
Live the college experience by staying in Boston University’s Student Residence at 33 Harry Agganis Way. For more information on where you will be staying click here.
*Please note that on-campus housing during June and July (Sessions 1-7) is reserved for family members with at least one individual participating in Parent Orientation. These fees can be paid through your student’s online registration system.
*IMPORTANT: Incoming students are not allowed to stay with any parents/family guests staying in 33 Harry Agganis Way (Sessions 1-7) at any point during their visit. Students are required to stay with other students during University Orientation. Students must purchase their own extra-night stays during the registration process. We appreciate your help with this in giving your students the best University Orientation experience possible.
*KEEP IN MIND: In the event you would like to request a refund, all refund requests must be made 10 business days (Monday-Friday) in advance of your session date. No refunds will be given if the request is not made 10 business days in advance of the Wednesday of your registered session.