Boston University

Boston University is a private research university in Boston, Massachusetts. The university is nonsectarian, but has a historical affiliation with the United Methodist Church. It was founded in 1839... Wikipedia

  • Former name:  Newbury Biblical Institute, Methodist General Biblical Institute, Boston Theological Seminary, Boston Theological Institute
  • Motto:  "Learning, Virtue, Piety"
  • Type:  Private research university
  • Established:  1839
  • Religious affiliation:  Historically affiliated with the United Methodist Church
  • Academic affiliations:  AAU, URA, AICUM, NAICU, IAMSCU, Space-grant
  • Endowment:  $3.4 billion (2022)
  • President:  Robert A. Brown
  • Provost:  Jean Morrison
  • Academic staff:  4,107 (2021)
  • Administrative staff:  10,517 (2020) (including faculty)
  • Students:  33,678 (2021)
  • Undergraduates:  16,530 (2021)
  • Postgraduates:  15,932 (2021)
  • Other students:  1,216 (2021)
  • Campus:  Large City, 169 acres
  • Other campuses:  Bedford, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C, London, Paris, Sydney
  • Colors:  Scarlet and White
  • Mascot:  Rhett the Boston Terrier
  • Sporting affiliations:  NCAA Division I FCS – Patriot League, Hockey East
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo