BU Athletics

  • Boston University’s Department of Athletics serves as a source of spirit and pride for the campus with roughly 600 student-athletes competing at the highest level of college athletics in 24 NCAA Division I varsity sports.
  • BU Athletics believes in developing student-athletes to become leaders who can succeed on the field, excel in the classroom and engage in the community.
  • Over the past 15 years, BU teams have combined for 119 conference tournament and regular-season titles, made a combined 64 team appearances in NCAA Championships, and had seven national runner-up finishes in addition to the 2009 NCAA men’s ice hockey title.
  • BU has been a proud member of the Patriot League since 2013, aligning with colleges and universities that share our core values.
  • Twenty of BU’s 24 athletic programs compete under the Patriot League banner while the men’s and women’s ice hockey teams are in the Hockey East Association and the men’s rowing and women’s lightweight programs compete annually within the Intercollegiate Rowing Association.