To get a WordPress site for your department:
Request an empty site - If your department doesn’t wish to get on the waiting list (or hasn’t already gotten on it) to have us move your site’s content to WordPress, you can request a blank site be created for you.
Contact us - If you do wish to get on the waiting list to have us move your site’s content into WordPress, fill out the form on this site.
To get a WordPress blog for yourself, or a student group:
http://blogs.bu.edu - simply log in to Blogs as the user you want to create a WordPress blog for. It will automatically created be created at http://blogs.bu.edu/username.