Boston University
Boston, MA
January 1st
Student Ranked #370
Out-of-State $44,880 / In-State $44,880
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Parchment Member Admission information for 3,926 students Interested in Boston University last year
Academic Performance
28
1891
3.6
Top States
  • 22% California
  • 7% New York
  • 6% Michigan
  • 6% Florida
  • 6% New Jersey
Top Majors
  • Business Administration/Management
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Accounting & Business/Management
Demographics
57% female
43% male
  • 44% Caucasian
  • 13% East Asian
  • 10% Hispanic
  • 9% South Asian
  • 5% African-American
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Parchment Member Admission information for 398 students Applying to Boston University last year
Academic Performance
28
1889
3.6
Top States
  • 22% California
  • 8% New York
  • 8% New Jersey
  • 8% Massachusetts
  • 6% Pennsylvania
Top Majors
  • Business Administration/Management
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Economics, General
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
Demographics
61% female
39% male
  • 51% Caucasian
  • 9% East Asian
  • 9% South Asian
  • 9% Hispanic
  • 6% African-American
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Parchment Member Admission information for 312 students Accepted to Boston University last year
Academic Performance
30
1999
3.7
Top States
  • 26% California
  • 6% Michigan
  • 6% New York
  • 5% Florida
  • 5% New Jersey
Top Majors
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Biomedical/Medical Engineering
  • Biological & Biomedical Sciences, Other
Demographics
63% female
37% male
  • 43% Caucasian
  • 16% East Asian
  • 11% Hispanic
  • 9% African-American
  • 8% South Asian
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Parchment Member Admission information for 155 students Denied by Boston University last year
Academic Performance
27
1763
3.5
Top States
  • 35% California
  • 9% Michigan
  • 7% Florida
  • 6% Wisconsin
  • 4% New York
Top Majors
  • Business Administration/Management
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Communications, Journalism, & Related Fields, Other
Demographics
58% female
42% male
  • 47% Caucasian
  • 18% East Asian
  • 14% Hispanic
  • 7% South Asian
  • 6% African-American
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Basic Information
Boston University Official Admissions Statistics 2012 - 2013 Academic Year

Application Deadline
  • Early Decision Deadline: November 1st
  • Regular Decision Deadline: January 1st
Cost
  • Application Fees: $80
  • Tuition: $44,880
  • Room and Board: $13,190
Admission Overview
  • Applicants: 44,006
  • Admitted: 20,071
  • Acceptance Rate: 45.6%
  • Yield Rate: 19.3%
Enrollment
  • Undergraduates: 21,070
  • Graduate Students: 8,710
Most Popular Degrees
  • Business Administration/Management
  • Psychology, General
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Economics, General