Total Enrollment: 32,465
Institution Size: 20,000 and above
Campus Setting: Urban
Religious Affiliation: Not applicable
Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral and first-professional
School Calendar Type: Semester
Total Undergrad Enrollment: 18,568
Total Grad Enrollment: 13,897
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Great Urban Campus with easy access to Boston.
Some of the older buildings are not very comfortable in the seasons with less then ideal climate control.
Living in the city, and not on an artificial campus, really prepared me for "grown up" life more than anything else. Also, the girls I met in my sorority are amazing. It's a big place, but that...
The professors are stuck in 1995, at least in the advertising school. They have no concept of online or social media. (I went back a few months ago. It's still true.) A lot of the classrooms feel...
It's city location allows for amazing adventures, the ability to see many different cultures, and access to some of the best museums and history in the country.
Without a single big sports team the entire community is behind or unifying on-campus event, it is rare to feel real school spirit or become heavily involved in the non-academic community
Boston University works with local businesses to lead the fight against college sexual assault.
I wish I knew the process of re-selecting housing; it's a headache
Another awesome thing is Career opportunities. BU really emphasizes undergrads being able to get real life experience in the fields that they are going to be working in. Most professors also have other jobs in the fields that they are teaching (other than being a professor) which makes it really easy to network, get internships, and eventually jobs when the day comes.
Every student at this school needs Good walking shoes, the campus stretches over a mile. And a very good lock if you have a bike.