Upcoming Events


MasterClass Mondays

November 14, 2022 | December 12, 2022 | January 23, 2023

Back by popular demand, the BUA MasterClass Monday Series! BUA teachers are the heart and soul of our school, and we want applicants (and their parents!) to experience the dynamism of our academic program for themselves.

December 12: Classics MasterClass by Dr. Larash | 6:30-7:30 p.m. and Mathematics MasterClass by Ms. Rowny | 7:45-8:45 p.m.

Register for Classics MasterClass  |  Register for Math MasterClass

January 23: English MasterClass by Dr. Alvarez | 6:30-7:30 p.m. and Chemistry MasterClass by Dr. White | 7:45-8:45 p.m.

Register for English MasterClass  |  Register for Chemistry MasterClass


Boston Independent School Collaborative

December 6, 2022 | 7:00 p.m.

Join us to hear from a panel of Admissions Directors from 19 Boston-area Independent Schools talk about mission-driven education, high academic standards, individualized student experiences, educating the whole child, and other topics relevant to the applicant’s journey towards enrollment. The program will begin with a panel, followed by zoom meeting rooms to allow families to connect with individual schools and learn more about their specific programs and admission processes.

Register for December 6 Event





BUA Financial Aid Webinar: “Affordability Night”

December 7, 2022 | 7:30-8:15 p.m.

Our financial aid program is designed to help make a BUA education accessible to qualified students who otherwise could not afford the cost of attendance. Attend this webinar to hear from Nastaran Hakimi and Meg Shannon, who chair the financial aid committee, and learn more about BUA’s financial aid program and application process. There will be an opportunity for Q&A.

Register for Affordability Night






Past Events

Virtual Open House

Sunday, October 2, 2022 & Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Boston University Academy Open House

Join us via Zoom to hear from our Director of Enrollment Management, Head of School, teachers, students, and current parents about our distinctive program of studies and warm, tight-knit community. Following the welcome program and student panel, there will be sessions to learn more about specific subject areas, financial aid, our parent network, and clubs and activities offered at BUA.


October 2 Open House Recording

November 30 Open House Recording




Commuting Webinar

November 3, 2022 | 7:00-7:45 p.m.

Curious about how BUA students get to school each day? Join our live Commuting Webinar on Thursday, November 3 at 7:00p.m. to hear first-hand from our students about how they manage their daily commutes. Over 85% of our community takes advantage of public transportation options to commute to school from over 50 different cities and towns around Massachusetts.

Watch the Commuting Webinar Recording (November 2022)

Watch the Commuting Webinar Recording (November 2021)



BUA and Commonwealth School Joint Information Session

Watch the recording here!

We welcomed your family to join Directors of Admission from Boston University Academy and Commonwealth School for a virtual event to learn more about our academic programs and unique communities. We shared information about our respective schools and outlined our plans for our engaging and exciting admission processes this year. 





Milk & Cookies

Watch the recording here!

We grabbed our milk & cookies and heard from our most recent graduates about their experiences at BUA and what they will miss most about our community when they head to college this fall. 





Evening with The Head of School

Watch the recording here!

Prospective families joined us via Zoom to hear from a group of current BUA students as they lead a Q&A with our Head of School, Mr. Chris Kolovos.