Boston University is a private research college in Massachusetts. Education programs are available for undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees. The institution also accepts international admissions and focuses on having a diverse student population.
Programs & Courses
Communications and Media
Computer and Information Technology
Criminal Justice and Law
Graphics, Design, and Arts
Healthcare Administration and Services
Healthcare and Nursing
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725 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02215
Financial Aid Services
Boston University offers merit awards to those who qualify, including reduced tuition and potential scholarships and grants from the college. Along with private and federal loans, students cover school expenses through work-study programs. The cost of attendance varies between the length of study and specific courses.
Students at BU can join a variety of clubs including social, artistic, academic and intramural sports. Advisors ensure attendees stay on track during the semester, while peer tutoring and writing resources help with classwork. Students can also schedule appointments with health services and the counseling department for additional guidance.
With support from the career center, students create resumes and write cover letters that make them stand out to potential employers. In addition, the college hosts events and workshops for networking and interview practice.
Veteran and Military Services
Boston University recognizes benefits granted by the government to current and former members of the military. The veteran’s department guides students in receiving any possible aid, though it is up to the veteran to pursue those benefits. ROTC at BU offers training for future officers who wish to enter the Air Force, Army, Navy and Marine Corps.
All graduates from Boston University belong to the college’s alumni association. They receive special perks, discounts and continued access to campus facilities. BU holds an Alumni Weekend to recognize graduates and their academic success. Former students can also stay connected on various social media groups managed by the college.