What SAT and ACT Scores are Required for Boston University

Boston University Typical ACT Scores

Average SAT score for Boston University is 1303.

Half of the admitted students have SAT scores from 1290 to 1480. Top 25% of admitted students has SAT score higher than 1480. Bottom 25% of admitted students has SAT score lower than 1290.

You need to have at least 1290 as your SAT score to get into Boston University. SAT score lower than 1290 still can get you in but your application need to stand out.

Typical SAT scores for Boston University are from 640 to 760 for math and from 650 to 720 for reading and writing.

New SAT Score25th PercentileMidpoint75th Percentile
Math Score640703760
Reading and Writing Score650682720
Cumulative SAT Score129013851480

Boston University Typical ACT Scores

Half of the students admitted to Boston University have ACT scores from 27 to 31. Top 25% of admitted students has ACT score higher than 31.

If you have 31 on your ACT test you have a good chance in getting into Boston University assuming that other parts of your application are equally great. Bottom 25% of admitted students has ACT score lower than 27.

You ACT score needs to be at least 27 to have some chance getting into Boston University. Typical ACT scores for Boston University are from 27 to 33 for math and from Not available to Not available for reading and writing.

ACT Scores25th PercentileMidpoint75th Percentile
Cumulative Score272931
English Score262931
Math Score273033
Writing Score899

Boston University Old SAT Scores (2400) Requirements

Old SAT Score25th PercentileMidpoint75th Percentile
Critical Reading Score580630680
Math Score620675730
Writing Score600645690

Boston University Admission Rate

Boston University admission rate is 0.3262. It means that out of 100 applicants only 33 will be accepted.

Boston University Details

OwnershipPrivate nonprofit
StateMA
CityBoston
Zip Code2215
RegionNew England (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT)
Number of Students1,755
College Websitewww.bu.edu
College Program4 Year

Boston University Tuition

In State Tuition$48,436
Out of State Tuition$48,436
Average Net Cost To Attend$34,910

Boston University Demographics

Non-resident Alien20.49%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander0.13%
Hispanic10.79%
Black3.77%
American Indian/Alaska Native0.07%
Asian13.56%
White43.04%

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