Admissions

Very Difficult

Setting

Urban

Founded

1839

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Student Body

6601
10238

Male / Female

Average Test Scores Among Freshmen

  • 1380

    SAT Total

  • 680

    SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

  • 700

    SAT Math

  • 31

    ACT Composite

  • Fall Application Deadline:
    January 2
  • Fall Application Notification:
    April 1

Boston University at a Glance

Boston University
http://www.bu.edu/

One Silber Way
Boston, MA 02215
(617) 353-2000
(617) 353-9695

  • Institution Type: University; Private, Nonprofit
  • Degrees Offered: Bachelor's
  • Founded: 1839
  • On-Campus Housing: Yes
  • School Calendar: Semesters
  • Endowment: $1,957,021,000
  • Total Enrollment: 33,355
  • Undergraduate Enrollment: 18,080
  • Undergraduate Retention: 93%
  • Total Full-Time Undergraduate Men Enrolled: 6,601
  • Total Full-Time Undergraduate Women Enrolled: 10,238


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