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Boston University Admission

Boston, Massachusetts

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Acceptance Rate

Acceptance rate is calculated by the ratio of the number of accepted students to the number of total applicants. Boston University has a 25% acceptance rate. Boston University is a institution with an enrollment of 3,498 undergraduate students.

60,825

Applied

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3,498

Enrolled

Admission Chance

Find out your chances of getting into Boston University and compare your SAT/ACT scores with thousands of applicants. Admission data indicates that Boston University regularly accepts students with SAT’s of 1300 and above and minimum ACT composite scores around 29.

Average Accepted SAT: 1300 - 1480

Average Accepted ACT: 29 - 32

Application Requirements

The requirements for Boston University admission are outlined below. These requirements apply to all students who are interested in pursuing a degree at Boston University. Depending upon what type of applicants you are, you may also meet additional requirements. Please review all applicable requirements prior to applying for admission.

Application Deadlines

Application ClosingNotification DateRolling Admissions
Fall freshmenJanuary 6thApril 1st
Early decision planNovember 1stDecember 15th
Other early decision planNot reportedNot reported
TransferMarch 1stJune 1stYes

Admission Resources

School website: http://www.bu.edu

Admissions office website: http://www.bu.edu/admissions

Online Application website: http://www.bu.edu/admissions/apply