Northeastern University

GLOBAL CO-OP Information and Links

If you want to do a Global Co-op, you will work directly with your regular co-op faculty coordinator, AND a representative from GEO (with visas, pre-departure, etc). The earlier you start working with your coordinator, the better.

Are you a CSSH Student? Want to do a Global Co-op?

Be sure you are enrolled in our CSSH Global Co-op Preparation Class in Blackboard. You can ask your coordinator to do this.
  • Complete the CSSH required meetings and online seminar (more information is available in the BlackBoard class)
        Sum2/Fall 17 Global co-op prep info and dates below
      • Information Session choose one:
        • Thurs, Jan 26 – 5-6:30 in Behrakis 310
        • Tues, January 27 – 11:45am- 1:15pm in Behrakis 105
      • Online session (sometime between first and second in-person meeting)
      • CSSH Global Co-op Session – Cultural Bridge Discussion choose one
        • Thurs, April 6 – 5-6:30 in room TBA
        • Wed, April 12 – 5-6:30 in room TBA
  • Sum2/fall 17 Global Co-op forms: Process, Checklist, and Job Choice Form.


  • Do you qualify for a Presidential Global Scholarship? See this link to check.

    What does GEO help with?

    GEO helps with the health and safety aspects of travelling abroad. This link will explain a bit more.

    Does the place you want to go require a petition (for safety reasons)?

    This link will explain a bit more.

    Interested in a Global Co-op focused on Healthcare?

    See these articles


    Learn more about recognizing and overcoming Culture Shock

    See this PDF and this webpage.