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Our admissions process is designed to support you at every step 

Start here for a world-class education fueled by experience. From undergraduate through doctorate, see how we can help you reach your goals.  


of undergraduate students and 95.3% of graduate students are employed full or part time or are pursuing additional education within six months of graduation 


of undergraduate students are satisfied with their student experience 


in financial aid for undergraduates and graduates 

Undergraduate admissions

Begin your world-class experience here.
Review our three-step application process:

1 Apply through either the Common or Coalition apps.

2 Submit all required materials.

3 Use confirmation email to set up and check your application status.

Then get the details you need on tuition, scholarships, and grants. And take a virtual tour or schedule a visit to one of our three campuses: Boston, Oakland, and London.


Early Decision I: November 1

Early Action: November 1

Early Decision II: January 1

Regular Decision: January 1


Invest in your future self with a Northeastern graduate degree, through programs across our global system of campuses that all embed real-world experience. Review requirements for U.S. and international applicants. Explore helpful resources. And send a request for personal guidance from our knowledgeable team.  


Make this significant step in gaining real-world experience and pursuing impactful research with expert faculty smoother with helpful information about faculty, research, and requirements. 

For law students

Find out about requirements like LSAT scores, review the application process, and tap our knowledgeable team for guidance.   


Looking to restart your education with previous credits? Have an associate degree to build upon? Learn next steps and find answers to commonly asked questions. Or connect with a member of our team to explore your options.

International applicants

If you’re applying to one of our U.S. campuses from abroad, get the details you need on transcripts, testing, English language requirements, and more.  

Financial services

Get expert help and support creating a personalized financial plan. Learn about scholarships and grants. And find answers about forms and deadlines. 

Student Orientation and Family Programs

Find support and resources to build a network you can rely upon throughout.

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