Step 1: Apply to BU

Apply to BU

Apply to BU

Start by completing your BU application and then submitting all your high school and college transcripts. Here’s what you’ll need to know about the transfer student application process.

International Students

internationalIf you attend a college or university overseas, your college transcript must be accompanied by an official English translation.

Transfer Applicants from Chinese Universities: In order to be considered for admission and/or transfer credit, we require the following documents to be sent directly from the China Higher Education Student Information and Career Center (CHESICC).

  1. Verification Report of China Higher Education Student’s Academic Transcript – in English
  2. Official Transcripts – English and Chinese from CHESICC

This report may be sent electronically via email from CHESICC directly, or mailed to Boston University Undergraduate Admissions from CHESICC.

Please contact BU International Admissions at or 617-353-4492 with any questions after you have reviewed these steps.


Find out what they are and how to send them.