How to schedule a meeting with the Dean

FYI Student BlogJuly 13th, 2018

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... Read more

Student Spotlight: Haley Manin, CFA/COM’ 18

FYI Student BlogFebruary 23rd, 2015

by Elizabeth Wong, CGS '18 Meet Haley Manin! Haley is a freshman dual majoring in CFA - Graphic Design and COM - Advertising. Her passion for art flourished in high school where she studied mainly 2D media including charcoal, oil painting, as well as sculpting, and more. Through advertising, she wants... Read more

George Sherman Union Operations Desk Temporary Relocation

FYI Student BlogOctober 12th, 2018

As you may have seen, the George Sherman Union (GSU) Information Desk is currently under construction. No need to worry - your friends that always lend you chargers, and find your lost items, will still be around to help out. For the next few weeks, the operations desk will be in... Read more

What Dean Elmore’s Reading – and the App He is Loving

Dean's Blog, FYI Student BlogOctober 10th, 2018

A few books I’m reading that I think might be relevant to my future Orientation, transition, and cocurricular musings: Our Higher Calling: Rebuilding the Partnership between America and Its Colleges and Universities | Holden Thorp and Buck Goldstein Syllabus | Lynda Barry Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World | Anand... Read more

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

FYI Student BlogSeptember 12th, 2018

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... Read more

Registered? In the Know for Making a Difference?

Dean's Blog, FYI Student BlogSeptember 5th, 2018

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, Read more

Do you need a notary? Fall 2018 Notary Hours

FYI Student BlogSeptember 2nd, 2018

The Dean of Students office has notaries available for BU students, faculty and staff. We are expanding our services this fall. In addition, we have partnered with a local company who can offer 24/7 notarizations for those who are in a rush! Fall 2018 Notary Schedule Our walk-in hours for notary services will be... Read more

Move-In Weekend Parking Alert

FYI Student BlogAugust 30th, 2018

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... Read more

What you need to know about Matriculation 2018

FYI Student BlogAugust 9th, 2018

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, Read more

What you need to know about the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project

FYI Student BlogJuly 24th, 2018

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... Read more

Do you need a notary? Summer 2018 Notary Hours

FYI Student BlogJuly 23rd, 2018

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... Read more

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

FYI Student BlogJuly 16th, 2018

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... Read more