Boston University is a large four-year university in Boston, MA.
The school is on the semester calendar system and is a research university with very high research activity.
There are 22,955 undergraduate students and 19,394 graduate students at Boston University.
The freshman class has 4,130 students.
Students attend full-time.
It is a very selective institution with a low transfer-in rate; 58% of students who apply to Boston University are admitted and 19% of those admitted students attend the school.
The school has its own library and participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs for those who qualify.
Most students attend for four or more years and there is a majority undergraduate student population. Most undergraduates study the arts and sciences or professions.
There is high graduate student coexistence with the undergraduates.
Boston University's President is Robert A. Brown.