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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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...
The opportunities are the best thing. You have the flexibility to study anything you want. You can take part in everything and anything. You have the ability to intern in the city. You can studying...
Trying to make changes takes forever. There are so many people you have to go through. You would think that during the digital age there would be less complications, but that is not the case.
The best thing about BU is that it's situated very close to the heart of Boston. You get all the hustle and bustle of the city without being in a scary neighborhood (also Newbury St, the best...
The worst thing is probably the size. Don't get me wrong, it's also a great thing, but you have to know how to use it to your advantage. You can really get lost in the small city that is BU (30...
Boston University works with local businesses to lead the fight against college sexual assault.
Every student at this school needs A T-Pass
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.
Another awesome thing is Location, right on the Charles River
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.