Welcome to Summer Term 2021

We have just what you're looking for! 

For over a century, Boston University Summer Term has been offering a wide range of academic opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students, as well as high school students, working adults, and others. Summer 2021 will be no different: through BU's hybrid teaching format Learn from Anywhere (LfA), we will be offering the same exceptional programming to remote and in-person students. It's your choice whether to participate in Summer Term courses remotely or to attend in Boston—the #1 student city in the US. Whatever decision you make, rest assured that you will discover rich opportunities to expand your academic horizons, enhance your skills, and experience a world-class summer program. Continue building towards your future—join us this summer at BU.

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Interested in enrolling in a program or registering for summer courses? Select the group below that best describes you for more information about our programs.

Important Dates
  • High School Programs Applications Open

    December 15

  • Visiting International Student Application Opens

    January 15

  • Course Registration Opens

    February 25

BU Students

You are a Boston University degree student with a BU login and Kerberos password

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Visiting Domestic Students

You are joining us from another US college or university to take summer courses

Register

Visiting International Students

You are a college student and a citizen of another country looking to study at BU this summer

Register

High School Students

You are a rising 8th–12th grader and wish to apply to one of our five pre-college programs

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Adults & Professionals

You are a lifelong learner or working adult taking a course or two for personal enrichment or professional development

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BU Employees

You work at BU and wish to take a summer class


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Contact Us

Ask a question. Request a brochure. Meet our team. We're here to help!

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Summer in Boston

Discover all that is available to experience in Boston this summer.

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Campus Resources

Find out about the academic, computing, health & wellness, and other resources available at BU in the summer.

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