COVID-19 Resources

Below is a list of University resources about preparing for the Fall semester and BU-specific COVID-19 topics. For health-related questions, Boston University has set up a COVID-19 hotline for students, faculty, staff, and visiting scholars; please call 617-358-4990, Monday through Friday, 9am-5pm. For the latest information and comprehensive guides, be sure to check out the Back2BU website.

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General Resources

Review a comprehensive list of the University’s plan to reopen. 

BU Community Health & Safety

Please visit these resources for updated information on testing protocols as well as quarantine requirements.

Back to Campus Guides

Audience-specific information about returning to BU.


Website dedicated to COVID-19 prevention & testing for our community. Includes the daily testing dashboard which displays all the latest results from our on-campus COVID-19 testing.

Learn from Anywhere (LfA) Resources

Information about LfA training modules and information sessions, classroom visit information, and campus resources.

Latest Coverage on BU Today

Check out Boston University’s award-winning daily news outlet for all the latest on the novel coronavirus.


Quarantine vs isolation and BU’s safety plans for reopening campus. Questions and answers about life on campus this fall under COVID-19 restrictions.