Health & Fitness

Student Health Services

Student Health Services is an integrated health center that leaves a lasting impression on the health and wellness of our students. Our mission is to promote wellness, preserve health, and enable academic achievement for the students of Boston University.


BU Dining fuels the minds of Boston University’s community. Over 30 restaurants, cafes, convenience stores, and residence dining rooms across campus engage and nourish guests through sustainable, premium quality, and innovative dining services.

The Wellbeing Project

The Wellbeing Project is a new campus-wide initiative to support students’ health and wellness during their time at BU. We believe that everyone deserves to feel good and that how students feel matters. Our collective goal – as administrators, faculty, and staff – is to inspire our students to feel fulfilled each day, despite the ups and downs of life on campus.

Physical Education, Recreation & Dance – Fitness & Recreation Center (FitRec)

FitRec is thrilled to welcome all new Terriers! With 6.6 acres of fitness and sports facilities, and hundreds of classes and programs, you will find new passions, develop new skills and meet some really inspiring people. The best part of FitRec and its programs is that they are designed for everyone, at every ability and experience level. And the variety of programs is staggering — from outdoor climbing trips to aerial dance to Zumba to table tennis to weight lifting, FitRec has it all. The FitRec team hopes you are able to try something new during your time at BU, and that you will utilize its facilities, programs, services and staff to support you in your wellness goals!

Department of Athletics

Coach Jones and Coach Mosley

The Boston University Department of Athletics is dedicated to excellence in athletics, academics, and community. Over the long history of the department our student-athletes have represented BU formidably, achieving and maintaining a high level of excellence both on and off the field while displaying commitment, integrity, and sportsmanship. BU Athletics proudly serves our University community as a source of spirit and pride on campus.