Mobile Services

Overview Boston University’s mobile services connect University employees with business cell, smartphone, and broadband service. We offer employee discounts on personal cell phone service. We’ll also help you sync your mobile device so you can access your BU e-mail, contacts, and calendar. We’ve even created BU Mobile, a suite of applications for the iPhone.
Available To Faculty, Staff
Benefits For business use, BU offers you basic cellular, smartphone, and broadband service at a discounted rate. You can view your bill online and sync your mobile device to a BU server. Employees are also eligible for discounts on popular personal cell phone plans. Anyone with an iPhone or iPod touch can use the free BU Mobile app.
Key Features
  • BUMC IT offers support for mobile devices, including setup, mobile synchronization, and troubleshooting of default applications and OS
  • Synchronize your e-mail, contacts, and calendar with your smartphone or other mobile device.
  • Employee discounts on personal cell service for most plans
  • Faculty and staff can sign up for mobile or smart phone service through BU, with department authorization.
  • Use BU Mobile to view BU web pages on your iOS device.
  • View your monthly bill online.
Requirements None
Cost Varies depending on the plan and device you choose. BU Mobile is a free download.
Getting Started