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Boston University

School Pride and Proximity
at Hotel Commonwealth

Boston University Hotel

Sending kids to college is tough. Visiting them is easy, thanks to the convenience, comfort and incomparable cuisine found at our hotel near Boston University. From freshman orientation weekend, through college graduation, Hotel Commonwealth maintains its loyal following among college parents and academia who enjoy its seconds-to-anywhere location and cool and collected, urban style – like our one-of-a-kind Terrier Suite, filled with Boston University memorabilia. Often referred to as BU’s go-to hotel, guests will appreciate the “insider knowledge” of the university shared by Hotel Commonwealth staff, many of whom are graduates of the BU School of Hospitality.

With our Boston University inspired suites, you will feel right at home when visiting the university. Our Terrier Suite honors BU’s alumni and its athletic legacy, providing an authentic experience. The Terrier Suite exudes school pride – from the vibrant photographs capturing the BU culture to the collegiate style furniture – this room offers a genuine Boston University experience! Additionally, our specially-curated Reading Suite will cater to your academic side with its literature-inspired relics and collection of 50+ titles, signed by authors who have stayed in the suite. 

Flanking BU’s campus, Hotel Commonwealth is also located just minutes from Boston University’s Agganis Arena, showcasing the best in local sports and entertainment. Whether you’re exploring the historic campus, visiting your favorite student, or attending the university, our hotel, just steps from Boston University, is the best in its class!

 

Important 2017 Dates for Boston University:

Spring 2017
January 16 MLK Jr. Day Holiday
January 19 Classes Begin
February 20 Presidents’ Day Holiday, Classes Suspended
February 21 Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes
March 4 – 12 Spring Recess
March 13 Classes Resume
April 17 Patriots’ Day Holiday, Classes Suspended
April 19 Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes
May 3 Last Day of Classes
May 4 – 7 Study Period
May 8 Final Exams Begin
May 12 Final Exams End
May 19 – 21 Commencement Weekend
Summer Session I 2017
May 23 Classes Begin
May 29 Memorial Day Holiday, Classes Suspended
June 2 Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes
June 30 Last Day of Classes
Summer Session II 2017
July 3 Classes Begin
July 4 Independence Day Holiday, Classes Suspended
July 7 Substitute Tuesday Schedule of Classes
August 11 Last Day of Classes
Summer Twelve-Week Session 2017
May 23 Classes Begin
May 29 Memorial Day Holiday, Classes Suspended
June 2 Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes
July 4 Independence Day Holiday, Classes Suspended
July 7 Substitute Tuesday Schedule of Classes
August 11 Last Day of Classes
Fall 2017*
September 4 Labor Day Holiday
September 5 Classes Begin
October 9 Columbus Day Holiday, Classes Suspended
October 10 Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes
TBA Family & Friends Weekend
November 22 – 26 Thanksgiving Recess
November 27 Classes Resume
December 12 Last Day of Classes
December 13 – 15 Study Period
December 16 Final Exams Begin
December 21 Final Exams End
*Classes will be held on the observed date of Veterans Day: Friday, November 10