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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:

Summer Session I 2017
May 23Classes Begin
May 29Memorial Day Holiday, Classes Suspended
June 2Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes
June 30Last Day of Classes
Summer Session II 2017
July 3Classes Begin
July 4Independence Day Holiday, Classes Suspended
July 7Substitute Tuesday Schedule of Classes
August 11Last Day of Classes
Summer Twelve-Week Session 2017
May 23Classes Begin
May 29Memorial Day Holiday, Classes Suspended
June 2Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes
July 4Independence Day Holiday, Classes Suspended
July 7Substitute Tuesday Schedule of Classes
August 11Last Day of Classes
Fall 2017*
September 4Labor Day Holiday
September 5Classes Begin
October 9Columbus Day Holiday, Classes Suspended
October 10Substitute Monday Schedule of Classes
TBAFamily & Friends Weekend
November 22 – 26Thanksgiving Recess
November 27Classes Resume
December 12Last Day of Classes
December 13 – 15Study Period
December 16Final Exams Begin
December 21Final Exams End
*Classes will be held on the observed date of Veterans Day: Friday, November 10