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Average SAT Score: 1190-1400
(25-75th percentile)

Required Score: No minimum

Est. Applicant SAT Scores
[ College Grid algorithm ]

SAT Range Num Applicants
[Estimate]
% of Applicants
[Estimate]
1500 - 1590 458 1.0%
1400 - 1490 935 2.1%
1300 - 1390 2,019 4.6%
1200 - 1290 4,085 9.3%
1100 - 1190 6,178 14.0%
1000 - 1090 8,263 18.8%
900 - 990 7,739 17.6%
800 - 890 5,431 12.3%
700 - 790 3,056 6.9%
600 - 690 2,206 5.0%
500 - 590 1,598 3.6%
400 - 490 1,028 2.3%
Total 42,996

See Applicant GRID
SAT (Admitted 25-75th Percentile)
[ Actual ]

Total: 1190-1400
Reading and Writing: 580-680
Math: 610-720

% Submitting SAT: 84%






Recent History | Boston University from My Chances


SAT Score 1380, Top 1%
Interested in Boston University

State: North Carolina Program: Anthropology, Biology, Theater SAT: Math 700, Reading and Writing 680 (I want to retake it) Dual Enrollment: Majority of classes, ex. Calculus, Biology, Chemistry, Literature... GPA: 4.63 (weighted) 4.00 (unweighted) Gender: Female Profile of Activities: (my school doesn't have the typical "activities" or clubs) -worked as a semi-paid stage manager (3 years) -volunteered profusely/ paid photographer for national conference (a week each year for 11 years) -worked at a small shop (3...
2 Years Ago


SAT Score 1500, Top 10%
Interested in Boston University

State: Texas Interested Major: Chemistry/ Biochemistry Applying for Army ROTC Scholarship ACT Scores- English: 35 Math: 26 Reading: 34 Science: 35 Composite: 33 SAT Subject Tests- Biology (M): 800 Literature: 670 World History: 800 AP Scores- Biology: 4 English Literature and Composition: 4 English Language and Composition: 4 World History: 4 AP Classes: AP Biology, AP Literature, AP Language, AP World History, AP Chemistry (Currently), AP Spanish Language (Currently), AP Psychology (Currently), AP Governm...
4 Years Ago


SAT Score 1000, Top 1%
Interested in Boston University

Drama Club (Freshman and Sophomore year) (10 hours per week) Class Executive Committee (All four years) (10 hours per week) NHD Judge (Sophomore, Junior and Senior year) (2 hours per week...depends on time of year) 300 Hours of Community Service Volunteer Peer Tutor (Junior and Senior year) (5 hours a week) Morning news Announcer (Junior and Senior year) (5 jours a week) Enrolled in Predominantly IB classes (Junior and Senior year) Member of the National Society of High School Scholars. (5 Hours a week) As of writ...
4 Years Ago


SAT Score 1150, Top 20%
Interested in Boston University

State: FL Gender: Female GPA: 3.6 Honors Classes Taken: Geometry/Trigonometry, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Statistics, Art1, Pre Calculus, English 1, English2, Chemistry, Biology, Physics, World History, Spanish1, Spanish2, Spanish3, Spanish Lang&Comp, Graphic Design, Website Design AP Classes Taken: APUSH, APES, AP Photo, Gov & Politics, English Lang&Comp, English Literature Profile of Activities: ~Yearbook Editor (2 years) ~School News Paper Editor (2 years) ~Mock Trial Member (2 years) _Best Witness twice ...
5 Years Ago


SAT Score 1290, Top 5%
Interested in Boston University

Extracurriculars: HOSA-Future Healthcare Professionals: 2011-2015 Leadership: 2012-2013: Member-At-Large 2012-2013: Candidate for State President Awards: Qualified for Prepared Speaking National Class of 2015: 2011-2015 Leadership: 2011-2013: Senior Class Representative 2013-2014: Senior Class President 2014-2015: Senior Class Representative Gifted and Talented: 2011-2015 End Racism and Sexism Everywhere: 2011-2015 National Honor Society: 2013-2015 Student L...
5 Years Ago


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Profile
Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts

Boston
(City: Large)

Website, Wikipedia
School Type

Private
Research University
Coed


Enrollment

Majority undergraduate
32,411 (Total)
18,165 (Undergrads)
Degrees Awarded

• Bachelor's (4,071)
• Master's (4,197)
• Doctoral (488)
• First Professional (687)



Admissions (Fall 2012)
Applicants

Total:
Male:
Female:
44,006
17,808
26,198
Admissions

Total:
Men:
Women:
20,071
7,603
12,468
Admission Rates

Total:
Male:
Female:
46%
43%
48%
First-year Enrollment

Total:
Male:
Female:
3,807
1,516
2,361
Acceptance Yield

Total:
Male:
Female:
19%
20%
19%



SAT/ACT
SAT (25-75th Percentile)

Total: 1190-1400
Reading and Writing: 580-680
Math: 610-720

% Submitting SAT: 84%
ACT (25-75th Percentile)

Composite: 26-30
English: 26-32
Math: 25-30

% Submitting ACT: 40%



Financial
Tuition & Fees

2013: $44,880
2012: $42,994
2011: $41,420

Room & Board

Room: $8,930
Board: $4,690
Total: $13,620
Est Total Cost

In-state: $61,446
Out-of-state: $61,446





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