These statistics reflect the efforts of the Enrollment Management division surrounding undergraduate enrollment, retention and success. For additional information surrounding the enrollment and aid process at Northeastern University, please view the Common Data Set, College Navigator, College Scorecard and Net Price Calculator.
The university offers a comprehensive ranges of undergraduate programs leading to degrees through nine different colleges and schools. Our unique educational structure enables students to create a path that prepares them for a lifetime of success. With each student bringing a unique perspective, our collaborative environment encourages students to create an educational experience that encourages them to discover their passions.
Admission to Northeastern's undergraduate program is highly competitive. Our goal is to build a diverse community of intellectually curious, mature, and highly motivated students who are a good match for our distinctive educational experience. All applications are reviewed closely using a holistic approach, looking at each student's academic and extracurricular achievement.
RETENTION AND GRADUATION RATES
Because of our unique model, Northeastern students graduate with a competitive advantage as they head to top graduate schools or launch exciting careers. Frequently, students' co-op placements lead to full-time job offers. The Princeton Review consistently ranks Northeastern among the top two universities in the nation for career services.
At Northeastern University, we recognize that exposure to diverse perspectives and experiences is an important part of education that prepares students for a life of fulfillment and accomplishment. We value and celebrate diversity in all its forms and strive to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms intergroup relations and builds community.
A Northeastern education is an outstanding value not just because of our unique, integrated learning model, but because we stand behind our responsibility to keep costs as low as possible. We want to make sure Northeastern remains accessible and affordable to all students. That's why we have increased our financial aid budget at double the rate of tuition over the last five years.
A bold and innovative initiative that provides students with the opportunity to explore their passions and expand their global horizons, the Torch Scholars Program is dedicated to supporting talented, first-generation college students. Much more than a scholarship, Torch is a comprehensive model for access, retention and achievement. Torch Scholars have a drive to succeed - for their families and for themselves - and exhibit a universal commitment to giving back.