A day in the life at Boston University

Recorded Monday, April 26 at 10:00 PM

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School information

Boston University | BU

Boston, MA

You’ve probably spent a lot of time thinking about your college applications — but what happens after you actually get in?

In this episode of A day in the life, Yesh will be going over his daily life as a BS/MD student at Boston University. He’ll be discussing his experiences at BU to give you an idea of a typical week in the life of a student there.

Yesh will not only be covering classes, but also his extracurriculars, favorite eating places, the best study lounges, and more! Drop by to ask a few questions or stay for the whole stream for an in-depth look at what life is like at this top-tier Boston university.

School information

Boston University | BU

Boston, MA
Your host

Undergrad College: Boston University '20

Major: Medical Science

Graduate College: Boston University School of Medicine

Work Experience: I've been working at CollegeVine for 3 years mentoring students through BS/MD and undergraduate admissions. I am currently a medical student and have done research at Boston Medical Center, Dana-Farber, and the Brigham and Women's Hospital.

Audience questions

These are questions from the audience that we had time to answer during the live session. If you have any other questions, you can request an answer from Yesh and other CollegeVine experts in an upcoming livestream or on the Q&A Forum anytime.
20:42@Parent24:We lived 10 yrs in Switzerland and I know what you mean by delicious chocolates 👍
20:52@AlProf:In the general ed classes your first two years do STEM students and humanities students get to be in the same classes?
22:29@Parent24:Accommodation: does BU have dorms for every student from freshmen to seniors ? And how is it to live in Boston?
36:11@Parent24:Is there options for an Engineering student to minor Music?
37:35@lctara:Does the geographic layout of BU affect student relations?
39:35@R9:How are the sports at BU and specifically how does the soccer league work?
42:17@AlProf:What do you and your friends do in your free-time? (pre-Covid)
46:23@lctara:What three words would you use to describe BU students?
48:06@PamDemic:Also does bu have greek life?
48:43@lctara:How would you describe BU governance: officious; student supportive?
51:36@PamDemic:is bu a more liberal enviorment?
52:36@PamDemic:Super unrelated but can you guys do karma scholarships for international students? :)
54:07@paw1075:How are the support resources at BU? Both academic and mental support
56:30@PamDemic:does bu have good network alumni like the ivys
58:50@Parent24:What are the perspectives of being back to presencial classes?


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