Emergency BU Alert BU Medical Campus OPEN Jan. 28, 2015 Boston University Medical Campus will be open Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. BUSM classes will be held as scheduled. Staff should check with their managers regarding work schedules. Medical, PA and GMS students who are assigned to inpatient services or clinics are expected to be present, if possible. Students who are assigned to outpatient services should check with their course director or the policy at the clinical site. GMS classes are canceled. Staff should check with their manager regarding their work schedules. The Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine will follow normal school hours. All Patient Treatment Centers will be open for patient care and all classes will be held as scheduled. BU School of Public Health classes are canceled; SPH non-essential staff may telecommute. Employees who are part of the BUMC parking program should park in your assigned lot or garage. The Boston parking ban is still in effect. For updated information, please call the weather/emergency hotline at 617-638-6886 or visit the BU Emergency Communications website at http://www.bu.edu/ehs/comm/

Student Life

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Students on the Talbot Green

Student Life

The life of a medical student is more than just studying; it’s important to find a balance between work and play. 

Students Talking Outside on the Talbot Green

Student Life

Student Comments:

"Most students tend to get involved in a number of different organizations. There’s a lunch sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs during orientation where you can find out what groups exist that suit your interests."
— First Year Student


"Whether you like to party, or just hang out with friends, Boston is a fantastic place to live."
— First Year Student

A new student receives her whitecoat. Students at a Bar-be-que
Students in the Lounge During Match Day

Above clockwise from left:
The Whitecoat Ceremony; a scene from an end-of-the-year party; and a moment from Match Day.

Students Playing Basketball in the Gym
A Student Swimming in the Pool at the Gym
Students Exercising in the Gym
Exercise Equipment at the Gym

The South Block Gym is on the Medical Campus and students have free access to this facility.
The gym has weight and aerobics rooms, a basketball court, and a swimming pool. Students can also
utilize (free of charge) additional exercise facilities at the Boston University Fitness and Recreation Center,*
which is located on the Charles River Campus.


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