Boston U Admissions Requirements
How hard is it to get into Boston University ? Boston U is a very selective institution. The Boston U acceptance rate is 19%. This means that the institution accepts 19 out of every 100 applicants.
Boston U Application Deadline
First-Year Applications are Due
Dec 31, 2019
Transfer Applications are Due
Feb 29, 2020
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Boston U is Dec 31, 2019. There are 0 days left to apply.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications is unknown. There are 0 days left to apply.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Boston University is 32. Students with an ACT score of 34 and above have a good chance of getting into Boston U. Students with an ACT score that falls between 30 and 34 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 30 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Boston U SAT Scores
Composite SAT Range
1380 - 1580
Math SAT Range
690 - 790
Reading SAT Range
650 - 720
Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score
1580 and Above
1380 to 1580
1380 and Less
SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted
The median SAT score for Boston University students is 32. Applicants with SAT scores of 34 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Boston U, while applicants with SAT scores between 30 to 34 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 30 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Boston U.
Boston U GPA
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
GPA Needed to Get Accepted
At Boston U, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.72. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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