Who Gets a Husky Card?

To determine whether or not you qualify for a Northeastern Husky Card, please view the classifications below. If you do not fit into one of these categories but believe you are eligible for a Husky Card, please send us an email at HuskyCard@neu.edu.  You must have a valid NU ID number in order to receive a Husky Card. If you do not have a Northeastern ID number, you must go through the sponsored account process prior to submitting the form.

Full and part-time students

All full and part-time students are eligible for a Northeastern Husky Card. Students will be automatically placed into the Husky Card system. The cards will remain active until you are no longer considered a student at the university.

Full-time faculty/staff

All current full-time faculty and staff at the university are eligible for a Husky Card and will automatically be placed into the Husky Card system at the time of their start date. The cards will remain active until you are no longer at the university or until retirement.

Alumni

Former students of Northeastern University are eligible for a Husky Card. Please visit 4 Speare Commons during business hours to receive your alumni card.

Retirees

All retirees from Northeastern University are eligible for a Husky Card. Please email HuskyCard@neu.edu so we can verify your status with HR. Once confirmation has been received, we invite you to visit 4 Speare Commons during business hours to receive your retiree card.

Part-time faculty/staff

Part-time faculty and staff are eligible for a Husky Card. Part-time employee's must be hired through Human Resources in order to be placed into the Husky Card system at the time of their start date. For any part-time employee's not hired through HR, a sponsored account must be processed prior to the submission of a Husky Card Authorization Form. The form must be filled out and signed by a university sponsor and processed by the Husky Card Office.

Research Assistants

Research Assistants are eligible for a Husky Card but are not automatically placed into the Husky Card system. A sponsored account must be processed prior to the submission of a Husky Card Authorization Form. The form must be filled out and signed by a university sponsor and processed by the Husky Card Office.

Visiting Scholars

Visiting Scholars are eligible for a Husky Card but are not automatically placed into the Husky Card system. A sponsored account must be processed prior to the submission of a Husky Card Authorization Form. The form must be filled out and signed by a university sponsor and processed by the Husky Card Office.Contractors

Contractors are eligible for a Husky Card but are not automatically placed into the Husky Card system. A sponsored account must be processed prior to the submission of a Husky Card Authorization Form. The form must be filled out and signed by a university sponsor and processed by the Husky Card Office.

Spouse/Partner

Spouses/partners of employees are eligible for a Husky Card but are not automatically placed into the Husky Card system. A sponsored account must be processed prior to the submission of a Husky Card Authorization Form. The form must be filled out and signed by a university sponsor and processed by the Husky Card Office.

Note: The Husky Card Office has the right to deny authorization requests for any reason they deem necessary.