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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Have a question for a current LLM student? 

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

Important Deadlines

Tuition Deposit Due Dates

August entry: May 15, 2019

Orientation Dates

First Day of Orientation:  
August 12, 2019

Additional Deadlines

On-campus housing: apply now 
Health Report: due July 12, 2019 (August entry)

MBTA pass purchase deadline: August 2019

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 deadline is May 15, 2019.  

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.

Betty Akoh

Country: Nigeria Law School: Nigerian Law School ‘15
Graduate School/Degree: Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria / LL.B. ‘14
Areas of Legal Interest: Sustainable Development, Business & Human Rights, Corporate/Business 
law, Social and Economic Justice, Regulatory compliance
NUSL Activities: Black Law Students Association Hobbies: Cooking, reading, music, spending time with family and friends, volunteering
Favorite Thing About NUSL: The co-op advantage; incredibly supportive and accessible faculty and staff. Also, at graduation, most students would have had a sense of the career paths they want to pursue.

Meskerem Demese

Country: Ethiopia
Law School: Jimma University
Areas of Legal Interest: Human rights, immigration law
Hobbies: Reading, traveling, listening to music, watching movies and hiking.

Apoorva Joshi

Country: India
Law School: Career College of Law, Barkatullah University.
Graduate School/Degree: M.K.H.S Girls College, DAVV.
Areas of Legal Interest: Corporate law, Transactional lawyering, Commercial and economic laws.
NUSL Activities: Member of South Asian law student association and student and academic affairs committee.
Hobbies: Playing Tabla (Indian drums), Interior Designing, Reading
My favoritething about NUSL is…: Cultural diversity, interdisciplinary expertise and great academic experience.

Bernard Ngalim

Law School: University of Yaoundé 2 and Zhongnan University of Economics and Law
Areas of Legal Interest: Human Rights Law, Dispute resolution, Community empowerment, Public interest advocacy
NUSL Activities: Indigenous Peoples’ Rights Group
Hobbies: Soccer
My favoritething about NUSL is…: the excellent relationship between faculty and students.

Oghenekevwe Odima 

Country: Nigeria
Law School: Delta State University, Abraka, Nigeria
Areas of Legal Interest: International Business Law and Economic Development
NUSL Activities: Black Law Student Association, LL.M. Student Ambassador 
Hobbies: Reading, Group Discussion, Football (Arsenal fan) and Travelling.
My favorite thing about NUSL is…: The opportunity to gain U.S. work experience through the co-op program.

Karla Maria Ortiz

Country: Dominican Republic
Law School: APEC University
Graduate School/Degree: APEC University, Bachelor of Law
Areas of Legal Interest: Corporate, International Business Transactions and employment.
Hobbies: Reading, going out for walks and having fun with my friends.
My favoritething about NUSL is…: How welcoming and helpful it is for international students.

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