Experience Northeastern

Interested in learning more about Northeastern? Schedule an in-person tour of our Boston campus! Led by a current student Husky Ambassador, this tour will provide you and your family with a firsthand look at life as a Northeastern student.

Attending an upcoming tour?

Please review this page carefully for more information around arrival, parking, COVID-19 guidelines, and other helpful tips to prepare for your visit.

Arrival and Parking

Tours will depart from our Visitor Center, located in West Village F at 40 Leon Street, Boston, MA. Validated Parking can be found In the West Village garage at 30 Leon Street. If the West Village garage reaches capacity, overflow parking can be found in the Columbus Garage at 795 Columbus Avenue. For parking validation, please bring your garage ticket to the Visitor Center when you check-in.

If you choose to utilize public transit, Northeastern is easily accessible via Ruggles Station (Orange Line) and Northeastern University Station (Green Line E). More information about how to use the MBTA can be found here. If you are using a rideshare provider such as Uber or Lyft, we recommend entering 40 Leon Street as your destination.

Given our location in Boston, we encourage you to plan ahead for traffic and other slowdowns. We thank you in advance for doing your best to arrive on time for your scheduled tour time.

Covid-19 Guidelines

We will be hosting special virtual sessions for high schools, cities, and regions across the country. Join your fellow classmates to connect directly with the admissions counselor for your school and get your questions answered. Sign up for our mailing list to ensure you're on the invitation list.

To promote the safety of our community, we ask all visitors to adhere to the following guidelines around COVID-19. All guests are required to confirm the following to be allowed to participate in a campus tour:

  • You do not have any symptoms of COVID-19.
  • You have not had contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 within the past 14 days.
  • You have not tested positive yourself for COVID-19 within the past 10 days.

Please help us maintain social distancing and keep tours running on schedule by arriving no earlier than 15 minutes before your tour begins. All visitors are required to wear masks and follow social distancing guidelines while on campus.

What to Expect

We are currently offering outdoor tours of our Boston campus, showcasing our state-of-the-art facilities and award-winning green space. We encourage guests to check the weather and dress accordingly, including rain apparel and umbrellas when necessary.

Tours last 45 minutes to one hour. Your Husky Ambassador tour guide will be available for Q+A during your tour. We also suggest participating in one of our virtual events for a more in-depth look at academics, experiential learning, and financial aid.

Questions?

If you have questions about your upcoming tour, please email us at admissions@northeastern.edu. Note that if you need to cancel or reschedule your tour, follow the “View Itinerary” link in your confirmation email to do so. 

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