Is Boston University the right place for you? At BU, you'll be taught by Pulitzer Prize winners, Nobel Laureates, Fulbright Scholars, and MacArthur Fellows. With an average class size of 28 students and a faculty-to-student ratio of 13:1, your professors will not only know you by name, but they'll want to hear what you have to say. They're hoping you’ll question the establishment and challenge the status quo they're looking for original thinkers and students who embrace academic challenges. If hands-on research is what interests you, we have more than 2,000 laboratories on campus and hundreds of research opportunities across all areas of study even for freshmen! And if you're not sure what your academic interests are yet, BU offers more than 250 programs of study for you to choose from, and you don't have to declare a major until the end of your sophomore year. So you can try out classes in subjects as varied as biology, broadcast journalism, business, computer engineering, elementary education, film, international relations, physical therapy, psychology, and theatre, just to name a few. Offering thousands of extracurricular activities and social opportunities, and surrounded by the exciting city of Boston, you’ll never experience a dull moment as a student at BU. We dare you to discover what a great school Boston University is.
The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.
Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety
The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security