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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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...
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 professors are all experts in their field and some have even written the text books or are famous in their field.
It is expensive. Although the campus and academics are good its a big dent in the wallet going here. Also, tuition continues to rise despite its current expensiveness.
Boston University works with local businesses to lead the fight against college sexual assault.
Another awesome thing is The George Sherman Union Hall and the food court.
Every student at this school needs Money--to at least visit Boston and attend some cheap BU events
Every student at this school needs A T-Pass