Coming to BU

If you are new to Boston University, you probably have some questions about what to do when you arrive on campus this summer.

The information below is designed to help you get started. You'll find links to instructions for obtaining your student ID and email account, directions to the bookstore, details on transportation—and much more, including ideas for fun ways to spend your free time in the city.

If you continue to have questions after exploring the links below, please feel free to contact us—we're glad to help.

Are you an International student? If so, please note that you are required to check in with the International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO) upon your arrival. Please see Information for International Students for details on where to find the ISSO office, and what to bring with you.

Campus Life - Coming to BU