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Boston Varsity
Boston University seal.svg
Laitin: Universitas Bostoniensis
Motto Learning, Virtue, Piety[1]
Teep Preevat, resairch
Established 1839[2][3]
Academic affiliations
Endowment $1.96 billion (2017)[4]
Preses Robert A. Brown
Provost Jean Morrison
Academic staff
3,920 (2016)[5]
Admeenistrative staff
9,962 (2016)(includin faculty)[5]
Students 33,106 (2016)[5]
Unnergraduates 16,478 (2016)[5]
Postgraduates 14,150 (2016)[5]
Ither students
2,478 (2016)[5]
Location Boston, Massachusetts, Unitit States
Campus Urban, 135 acres (0.55 km2)
Colours Scarlet an White[6]
         
Athletics NCAA Division IPatriot League, Hockey East
Nickname Terriers
Mascot Rhett the Boston Terrier
Wabsteid www.bu.edu
Boston University wordmark.svg

Boston Varsity (Inglis: Boston University; commonly referred tae as BU) is a preevat resairch varsity in Boston, Massachusetts.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "The origin of BU's motto: Learning, Virtue, Piety". BU Today. October 20, 2005. Retrieved November 22, 2009. 
  2. "BU Timeline". Boston University. Retrieved March 11, 2015. 
  3. Boston University (1898). First quarter centennial of Boston university: Programs and Addresses. Boston: The Riverdale Press. pp. iii. 
  4. As o Juin 30, 2017. "State of the University, Fall 2017". Boston University. 2017. 
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 "About Boston University". Boston University. Retrieved March 6, 2015. 
  6. "Boston University Brand Identity Standards" (PDF). Retrieved June 22, 2015. 

Coordinates: 42°20′59″N 71°05′59″W / 42.3496°N 71.0997°W / 42.3496; -71.0997