PORTA  |  BU Academy's Online Application System

Designed to simplify the application process, PORTA makes applying to BU Academy faster and easier for families. Among other benefits, a PORTA account will allow families to submit the Preliminary Application electronically in addition to tracking the status of your various application materials. Your family is required to submit a Preliminary Application through PORTA prior to sitting for your interview.

Creating a secure PORTA account is the first step in applying to BU Academy.  

Tips in creating a PORTA account:

◦Use a memorable email address for your PORTA username
◦Academy families should use their existing PORTA accounts rather than creating additional accounts


Sign in to your Online Account
Please enter your username and password below to sign in.
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Create your Online Account
Please create a new username and password below to sign in. Sign up is fast and easy!
Usernames may be a maximum of 50 characters (not case sensitive) and cannot contain any spaces.
Passwords must be at least 8 characters long, with at least two digits.
Passwords can not be the same as your user name.
Please supply us with some additional information about yourself:

(Why do we ask for your date of birth?)
Please note that all fields are required.
For assistance with using this website, please email us at porta@buacademy.org.