Student Life

BBQ--BUSM-2012_16The Boston University Medical Campus, home to the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, and Public Health and the Division of Graduate Medical Sciences (GMS), is located in the Boston’s Historic South End. Our students love to explore the shady streets lined with elegant Victorian brownstone buildings

GMS has its own student run organization, the Graduate Medical Sciences Student Organization (GMSSO) who organize volunteer and social events, as well as advocate for the student population. Please contact if your are interested in becoming a program or department representative.

 and homes built in the 1800s. Besides being beautiful, the South End also has one of the most vibrant and diverse populations in the city. The campus is surrounded by shops, restaurants, nightlife and a thriving arts community.

Your time in Boston  wouldn’t be complete without seeing a Terriers game or concert at the Agganis Arena, or without a swim at BU FitRec or South End Fitness (membership available at a reduced rate for GMS students; contact Dianna Puleo,

In addition to our students participation in academic and social life, we take pride in our students’ community service involvement.

Getting to Know Your Neighborhood – The South End Article