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Boston University

Boston, MA

Admissions

  • Acceptance Rate
    14%
  • Regular Application Due
    January 4
  • SAT Range
    1370–1480*
  • ACT Range
    31–34*

By the Numbers

These ranges reflect what most admitted students scored, but many are outside these ranges.

GPA Range

3.75+
75%
3.50–3.74
24%
3.25–3.49
1%
3.00–3.24
0%
2.50–2.99
0%
2.00–2.49
0%
Below 2.00
0%

SAT Range*

ACT Composite Range*

Acceptance Rate14% Very Selective

  • Total Applicants
    80,796
  • Admitted
    11,607
  • Enrolled
    3,635

Application Requirements

  • High School GPARequired
  • High School RankRecommended
  • College Prep CoursesRequired
  • SAT/ACT ScoresConsidered if submitted
  • RecommendationsRecommended

Application Deadline

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January 4
Regular Application Due
November 1
Early Decision Application Due

Application Process

Application Fee
$80
Application Types Accepted
  • Common Application
  • Other



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