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...
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.
Every student at this school needs Determination. You do not have a good experience if you do not take the intiative.
I wish I knew The lack of school spirit
Every student at this school needs Rain boots - it rains a ton!
I wish I knew The freshman 15 is real.