Resources and Services on Campus


Current COS Graduate Students Resources
Useful links and guidelines for students in the College of Science, click here.

University Library Information on Referencing (Citing) and Creating Bibliographies
Get answers to questions on why to cite, how to cite, plus suggestions for frequently used style guides, click here.

Accent Modification Training
The Speech-Language and Hearing Center located in Behrakis Health Sciences Center, Suite 503 , is offering accent modification training in the fall 2013 semester. For information, please call the center at 617-373-2492.

Biostatistics Service Center
The Biostatistics Service Center at Bouvé College offers supplementary review materials for students learning biostatistics. These  include online “Check Your Knowledge” modules covering the basic concepts and methods used in biostatistical analyses as well as links to other online materials. The center is planning on having occasional drop-in sessions where graduate students may get assistance with essential concepts and methods. Note that all of these are intended to supplement, where needed for individual students, existing support. In addition the center will offer introductory workshops in the use of statistical software including SPSS and SAS (open to all students, staff, and faculty.) More information on the these may be found at the Bouvé College Office of Research (BCORe) website at

Disability Resource Center
Provides services to students with physical and/or learning disabilities. More information at

English Conversation Center – International Tutoring Center, Speaking and Listening Classes, Language Workshops at Global Student Success (GSS) in the College of Professional Studies
Fosters acculturation of international students through cross-cultural, linguistic, and academic support services. Go to to find out about the International Tutoring Center (one-on-one and group tutoring) and Global Student Success workshops on topics such as pronunciation, culture cafes, enhancing your English listening, speaking, writing abilities and developing skills such as goal-setting, time management, and interviewing to succeed at Northeastern and beyond. For a description of services and schedule, click here. For specific questions, contact Global Student Success (GSS) at

Peer Tutoring Center
The Peer Tutoring Program offers a wide range of tutoring services to meet the academic needs of students in many of the introductory level courses such as organic chemistry and calculus and some upper-level courses. Peer Tutoring services are FREE. Students in need of academic assistance should contact the center at 617-373-8931 or Students are now able to book tutoring appointments via MyNEU under TUTORING. The Peer Tutoring Program is located in 1 Meserve Hall. For information, go to

Writing Center
The Northeastern University Writing Center (WC) is open to any member of the NU community and exists to help any level writer, from any academic discipline, become a better writer. There are two locations – appointment-based in 412 Holmes Hall and same-day appointments in 136 Snell Library.