Join the LLM Admitted Student Social Network 

Meet fellow admitted students!

We have our own admitted student social network group designed exclusively for admitted LLM students. Get to know your new classmates, ask questions, find out information about student life and more. You should receive an email invitation to join the group after you are admitted (check your spam folder!). Please contact LLM and International Programs at 617-373-6970 if you need assistance.

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Please contact a current LLM student ambassador - they look forward to speaking with you!

Important Deadlines

Tuition Deposit Due Dates

May entry: March 1, 2017

August entry: June 1, 2017

Orientation Dates

First Day of Orientation:  
May entry: May 15, 2017
August entry: August 14, 2017

Additional Deadlines

On-campus housing: apply now 
Health Report: due April 15, 2017 (May entry) & July 14, 2017 (August entry)

MBTA pass purchase deadline: August 2017

Making an Enrollment Deposit Online

You can make your enrollment deposit electronically with a credit card or check.

Please follow these steps to make your deposit:

  1. Go to
  2. Select the “you know your NU ID Number but do not have the Password” option on the right. A sign-in screen will appear. 
  3. Enter your NU ID number (you should have received this number in your admissions packet) and your last name. 
  4. You will see many options for students making electronic payments at Northeastern University. Please select "LLM Law Program Tuition Deposit - Non-Refundable." 
  5. There are two payment options: ELECTRONIC CHECK or CREDIT CARD (Mastercard/Visa/Discover & American Express). Choose your preferred payment option. 
  6. Follow the check-out instructions to complete your transaction. The deposit deadlines are March 1, 2017 (May entry) and June 1, 2017 (August entry).

LLM Student Ambassadors 

Current LLM students are eager to share their experience at Northeastern with you. Please find the profiles and contact information for a few of our current LLM students below. They are happy to answer your questions about the LLM program and life at Northeastern.
Apurva Arhatia - LLM Class of 2018


Country of Origin: India
First Law School: School of Law, The ICFAI University Dehradun
Areas of Legal Interest:Corporate Law, Business Law, Intellectual Property Rights, International Trade Law, Law and Economics
NUSL Activities: Student Bar Association, Hindu Law Association, LLM Student Ambassador
Hobbies: Traveling, listening to music, drawing, reading.

My favorite thing about NUSL is … The staff are friendly and welcoming! The professors have an awesome teaching approach towards the students. The co-op program at NUSL provides a real life practical experience for students to apply their in-class theoretical knowledge.  

Bonnie Smith  - LLM Class of 2018 


Country of Origin: United States
First Law School: Arizona Summit Law School
Graduate School/Degree: University of San Diego, LLM in International Law 
Areas of Legal Interest: International Human Rights and International Busines
NUSL Activities:  Boston Bar Student Member and Pending Member of ASIL & WILIG Women in International Law Mentoring Program 
Hobbies:  Traveling, cooking, attending live theater and wine tasting 

My favorite thing about NUSL is …Commitment to social justice and excellent co-op program    

Yu-Chih Lin – LLM Class of 2018 - General LLM Program


Country of Origin: Taiwan
First Law School: Taiwan University (Taipei, Taiwan)
Graduate School/Degree:
Soochow University Law School (Taipei, Taiwan) Master of Laws
Areas of Legal Interest:  Business Law
NUSL Activities: Student Bar Association
Hobbies: Reading, Swimming, Traveling

My favorite thing about NUSL is… NUSL has a supportive atmosphere, and everyone, including classmates and faculty, is glad to help you to overcome challenges.

Anita Akwa LLM Class of 2018


Country of Origin: Ghana
First Law School: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Law (LLB) 

Areas of Legal Interest: Corporate and Business Law, Family Law
NUSL Activities:  
Hobbies:  Cooking, reading, watching movies.

My favorite thing about NUSL is …The co-op program! I believe the co-op is a great opportunity for law students, especially international students, to gain practical work experience and real-world skills in the US legal system.  

Please call LLM and International Programs at (617) 373-6970 with any questions.