Academic Residency Requirement

Effective September 1, 2014


Students must complete a minimum of 48 Boston University credits for the undergraduate program. More than that minimum may be required for completion of a student’s chosen program of study. “Boston University credits” include those earned in Boston University summer courses and Boston University study abroad programs. Exceptions to the residency requirement may be granted on a petition basis to the Office of the Provost. This policy applies to all Boston University undergraduate students.