|Students who got into BU say:|
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Although I received a 26 on my ACT, they look for well-rounded individuals. I had graduated with highest honors from Notre Dame HS in Niles, IL which provided EXCELLENT preparation for my college experience at BU. I was active in the debate team, NHS, soccer, and peer helpers program (among others). I recommend any applicant to demonstrate a proper balance between academics, clubs & activities, and other extracurricular activities (volunteering, school pride/service, sports teams, etc...).
| Civil Engineering|
| May 02 2012 | Not too bad. Good grades and Decent ACT score
I recommend having a decent ACT score and working hard in high school. Bradley is not high school part 2 as a review noted above. My professors challenged every idea I had to teach me alternative ways of thinking. However, I was able to challenge them as well and that especially made life interesting. Also, it is not necessary to enter college knowing exactly what you want to do for the rest of your life; I changed my specialty five times and still graduated
| History/Histories (art history/etc.)|| Nov 25 2011 | I just filled out an application and transferred my credits after being accepted to get in. I would recommend students to not be afraid of any of the staff because they believe they can push you around. Don't let them treat you unfairly. Good luck!