Boston University
Boston University

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Boston University is no small operation. With over 33,000 undergraduate and graduate students from more than 140 countries, 10,000 faculty and staff, 16 schools and colleges, and 250 fields of study, our two campuses are always humming, always in high gear. Meet the people and places that keep the University running smoothly.Civil Rights leaders, Nobel Laureates, over $375 million in research funding last year, BU’s narrative is constantly unfolding. Our numbers tell a story, too, from classrooms and libraries to religious groups and study abroad programs.The Trustees are responsible for the establishment and oversight of the University. Here, you’ll find information about the board’s duties, emeriti, the Board of Overseers, and contact information.Meet the senior administrators of Boston University, who are in charge of all aspects of operations from academics, alumni, and student services to technology, legal, and external affairs.Boston University Medical Campus (BUMC), in the historic South End, comprises the Schools of Medicine, Public Health, and Dental Medicine, as well as the Graduate School of Medical Sciences. BUMC’s teaching hospital is Boston Medical Center.Boston University is no stranger to the spotlight. Faculty members regularly provide expert opinion, comment, and analysis on a broad range of subjects. Our veteran public relations team welcomes media requests.