Northeastern University

United States of America, Massachusetts, Boston

Experience is at the heart of everything we do Founded in 1898, we’re renowned for our experiential learning model, high-impact research, deep partnerships, and worldwide reach. From day one, we’ve pursued innovative ways of teaching and research that place a premium on experience and engagement with the world. Today, our signature approach erases traditional boundaries, empowering not only students, but faculty, alumni, partners, and innovators to solve problems and pursue impact. At Northeastern, experience is our essence and ethos. It’s what you gain when you make the world your classroom, your laboratory, and your platform to create change or grow your enterprise. Throughout our university network, experience draws you into society and compels you to solve its complex challenges. It makes you agile and able to reinvent yourself. To find ways of doing things differently, and better. And to seize opportunities as they unfold—anytime, anywhere. Opportunity is always in motion We’ve created a one-of-a-kind global university system of 13 campuses, 49 alumni communities, and 3,000+ employer partners that forms a dynamic, diverse, and inclusive community. We create new opportunities for richer educational experiences and deeper collaborations across industries and disciplines to bring the right expertise together to go from promise to reality.


It placed 42nd in the 2014–15 edition of U.S. News & World Report's best colleges and universities rankings, a 7 position jump from 2013–14 and a 27 place gain since 2010–11

Northeastern University


Services & Amenities

Student Enrollment
Foreign Student Enrolment
5000 <
Four Seasons, Snow
Gender Restriction
Study Types
Master's Degree, Bachelor's Degree
United States of America
Gap year
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Sport Teams
Men's Rowing, Men’s Baseball, Men’s Basketball, Men’s Cross Country, Men’s Ice Hockey, Men’s Soccer, Men’s Track and Field (Outdoor), Women’s Basketball, Women’s Cross Country, Women’s Field Hockey, Women’s Ice Hockey, Women’s Rowing, Women’s Soccer, Women’s Swimming and Diving, Women’s Track and Field (Outdoor), Women’s Volleyball