Information reported on your CSS Profile is used to calculate your eligibility for BU need-based scholarship aid. To ensure that this information is accurate, BU Financial Assistance double checks your Profile data against Internal Revenue Service (IRS) records and other documents before finalizing your tentative award offer. BU need-based scholarship aid cannot be used as a credit on your semester bill until it is finalized.

Required Documentation

Any BU need-based scholarship aid listed on your award notification as ‘tentative’, must be finalized based on our review of your income documentation.

Entering students should submit documents directly to BU Financial Assistance via the MyBU Applicant portal upload tool.