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Located in Boston, Massachusetts, Boston University is a large four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 62,224 prospective students applied, and 11,786 were granted admission. Of those admitted 3,156 enrolled in the school. 28,287 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 6,370 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $54,720 plus fees of $1,172. BU is ranked 67 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.
BU is rated within the top 16% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 9 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated
Rankings for Boston University within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.
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|Applications Due||Jan 2, 2021|
|Applicant Competition||Very High|
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|Books and Supplies||$1,000|
|Room and Board||$16,160|
|Budget for Other Expenses||$1,950|
|Total One Year Cost||$75,002|
|Subject||Percent of Class|