COVID-19 Admissions FAQs

During this unprecedented time, we understand that students are facing new challenges regarding completion of the admissions and enrollment processes. Given the extensive disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, we are continuing to evaluate and adjust our admissions and enrollment policies at Boston University. We also understand each student’s situation is unique and we plan to be as flexible as possible as we address your personal circumstances in the midst of the shifting landscape. Below, please find answers to your most commonly asked questions and concerns. If we have not adequately addressed your questions, please contact us directly (US: admissions@bu.edu or 617-353-2300, International:?intadmis@bu.edu or 617-353-4492).

Admitted First-Year Students


International Students


Prospective First-Year Students


Admitted and Enrolling Transfer Students