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Talk to us! 2018-19 Dean of Students Open Office Hours

FYI Student Blog September 12th, 2018 0 comments

Need to talk? Want to meet a Dean? You’re in luck: Dean Elmore and his staff will be hosting open office hours twice a week every week. Members of the Dean of Students’ office staff (including Dean Elmore and several Assistant and Associate Deans) are available on Wednesdays from 1-4pm in the Dean of Students […]

Registered? In the Know for Making a Difference?

Dean's Blog, FYI Student Blog September 5th, 2018 0 comments

The timbre of the times has many of us reflecting, talking, and acting (hopefully with each other). We are discussing elections; arguing about campus, national and global political climates; and, being publicly and collectively active around the issues for which we care. To encourage students, eligible to vote in American elections, to register to vote, […]

Do you need a notary? Fall 2018 Notary Hours

FYI Student Blog September 2nd, 2018 0 comments

The Dean of Students office has notaries available for BU students, faculty and staff. We are expanding our services this fall – as of October 1st, we will be doubling our notary staff and also offering notarizations on West Campus. In addition, we have partnered with a local company who can offer 24/7 notarizations for those […]

Move-In Weekend Parking Alert

FYI Student Blog August 30th, 2018 0 comments

There have been many questions about parking on campus during Move-In Weekend, so we wanted to get the answers for you all in one place. Here are the details: Parking is always accommodated at no charge in all permit lots and garages to anyone referencing Move-in. Red Sox game parking will not affect Move-in as […]

What you need to know about Matriculation 2018

FYI Student Blog August 9th, 2018 2 comments

Matriculation celebrates new students joining the Boston University community. First-year students will participate in this long-standing school tradition. Matriculation begins Sunday, September 2, 2018 at 2:00 pm in Agganis Arena (925 Commonwealth Avenue.) Parents and family members are welcome to attend the event, hosted by President Robert A. Brown, university staff, and administrators. Before the […]

What you need to know about the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project

FYI Student Blog July 24th, 2018 0 comments

If you are currently on campus, it is important to take note of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement which begins this Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 7:00 p.m, and will continue until August 11, 2018 at 5:00 a.m. This will affect all transportation through Commonwealth Avenue including, pedestrians, bikers, and commuters by car, bus, or […]

Do you need a notary? Summer 2018 Notary Hours

FYI Student Blog July 23rd, 2018 2 comments

Please note: From July 26-August 20, notary hours will be available BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Please email to set up an appointment. The Dean of Students office has two notaries available for free to BU students, faculty and staff. Summer 2018 Notary Schedule Our walk-in hours for notary services will be the following for the summer are below. We […]

Meet the newest member of the Dean of Students’ staff.

FYI Student Blog July 16th, 2018 0 comments

Please welcome the newest member of the Dean of Students’ office, Darcy Dubois! Dubois works in the Dean of Students Office as the Special Assistant to the Dean of Students. She previously worked for 10 years as the Associate Dean of Students and Director of Residence Life at Wheelock College. Now she has joined the […]

How to schedule a meeting with the Dean

FYI Student Blog July 13th, 2018 0 comments

Are you interested in meeting with one of our Deans or office staff? Because of the high number of requests we receive from the entire University community, we have created an easy process to request a meeting. You may complete the form below to request a meeting. Alternatively, you may download our Microsoft Word version […]

How many people do you say “Hi” to?

FYI Student Blog July 10th, 2018 0 comments

As children, our parents and caretakers taught us many basic rules for communicating with other people. “Treat people how you want to be treated.”, and “Use your manners.”, are just two of many cliches that guide our behaviors as youth. We have carried these commands in our heads for years and have used them to […]