Fall ’19 Entry
Congratulations on your acceptance into Northeastern University! Below are commonly asked questions about Orientation during the acceptance and enrollment cycle.
Orientation gives you a taste of your new life as a Husky. This mandatory program introduces you and your family to the university and will provide you with the resources and tools to help you successfully transition into the Northeastern student community, as well as into your new city, Boston.
Frequently Asked Questions
This information is to provide you with an understanding of the Summer Orientation process, and to assist you with preliminary planning.
Is Orientation mandatory?
How do I register for Orientation?
Is there a cost to attend Orientation?
How do I request a deferment to another year?
Is Orientation for undergraduate students only?
What are the Orientation dates?
How do we plan summer vacation prior to knowing the Student Orientation dates?
How many days is Orientation?
When do international students attend Orientation?
When do N.U.in students attend Orientation?
Will students meet with academic advisors at Orientation?
If I attend a later Orientation session, will I get the classes I want?
How can I change my major?
When do classes begin?
When will I get my housing assignment and move-in information?