Student Life in Boston


What makes Boston great?

Boston is a unique city with roots that stretch back into the 17th century. Since playing a main role in the American Revolution, Boston has matured into an amazing city with a rare convergence of diverse communities. As a student in Boston, you will have opportunities to interact with a diverse network of academic institutions with links to a world-famous biotechnology community. Furthermore, you will be able to explore the wide variety of cultural attractions, historic sites, eclectic neighborhoods, world-class dining, and acres of urban parks. In addition, all of these features are easily accessible by one of the most extensive subway systems in the country, thereby earning Boston the distinction of being a truly walkable city.

You will find more information about the exciting variety of activities available to Boston residents here:

BUMC Student Life

Boston Entertainment

On-Campus and Off-Campus Housing

Graduate Medical Sciences Student Organization (GMSSO)

The GMSSO also maintains a web presence through facebook here: GMSSO Facebook Group.