Warm temperatures are starting to move in, and you know what that means? Ice cream! Northeastern is hosting a “Keepin’ It Cool” event all summer long, so make sure you head over to Centennial Common starting June 1. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

Kick Start the Summer Semester

Is your student spending the summer in Boston and looking for ways to have fun while  away from the classroom?

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Northeastern students Emily Recchia and Julia Henning are on a documentary filmmaking Dialogue of Civilizations program in London, a welcome return to abroad programs for both students. Photo by Julia Foley

Dialogues of Civilizations Back in Full Swing

After a pandemic-induced hiatus, Northeastern professors and students are once again heading out on month-long international adventures.

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Members of the Northeastern community enjoy a picnic lunch outside the Behrakis Health Sciences building. Photo by Alyssa Stone/Northeastern University

Orientation for Fall 2022 Entry

For any and all orientation questions for new Huskies, check out the Student Orientation and Family Programs page.

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Mental Health Resources

What is Find@Northeastern?

Find@Northeastern is a 24/7 support service to help offer guidance and connect students with a local or video counselor for unlimited free counseling sessions. The Find@Northeastern team can also help with referrals and act as an e-coach through ICare. Services are also offered for international numbers.

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Did you know students get free access to Headspace?

All full-time Northeastern students receive free access to the Headspace app with their Northeastern email address. Headspace offers over 1,000+ hours of guided meditations and sleep content, mini exercises for busy schedules, and has been proven to reduce stress in just 10 days.

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Looking for customized mental health strategies?

Find@Northeastern also offers an online and on-demand mental health and well-being platform called SilverCloud. SilverCloud is a digital program that provides students with tailored strategies to manage depression, anxiety, sleep issues, stress, resilience and more. Sessions are available in English and Spanish and can be self-guided or set up with a wellness coach.

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Are there walk-in options?

Yes, UHCS offers mental health walk-in hours for students in Massachusetts. Walk-in hours are available from
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 11 a.m – 2 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday: 5 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Students outside of Massachusetts can access Find@Northeastern 24 hours a day for mental health support.

What to Expect at UHCS

What about support groups?

Northeastern offers several support groups for current Northeastern students located in Massachusetts. All groups are a nonjudgmental and confidential space to learn from others and receive personal support. Support group topics range from grief and loss to depression, coping with COVID, stress and anxiety, food fears, and sexual assault.

Support Groups
11/17/20 - BOSTON, MA:  Mental health resources stickers are handed out in Snell Quad on Nov. 17, 2020. Photo by Ruby Wallau/Northeastern University

Who to contact?

Samaritans Statewide Helpline   877.870.HELP (4673)
Boston Emergency Service Team   800.981.4357
National Suicide Prevention Line   800.273.TALK (8255)
Crisis Text Line 741741
UHCS 617.373.2772
Find@Northeastern +1.877.233.9477 (U.S.)
Find@Northeastern +1.781.457.7777 (International)
Northeastern University Police Department 617.373.3333
Urgent Care Brookline 617.751.6205
Urgent Care Boston Common 617.393.5059
Sexual Violence Resource Center 617.373.4459
Northeastern University Student Health Plan (NUSHP) 617.373.8007”

Student Life

Three Seas Program. Screengrab by Cam Sleeper

Take a deep dive into the Three Seas Program

The immersive and field-intensive program in marine biology allows students to live and work in three distinct environments. You’re invited to swim along.
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A Northeastern student walks while illuminated via a skylight in the Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

May in Photos

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Members of Distilled Harmony. Screengrab by Cam Sleeper

Northeastern a cappella group Distilled Harmony hits high note

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Student Group Spotlight

Discover a new student group each Wednesday on Northeastern’s Instagram.

11/18/20 - BOSTON, MA:  Students draw with chalk and paint as part of the Art Project hosted by the Office of Global Services and the Mural Club on Centennial Common on Nov. 18, 2020. Photo by Ruby Wallau/Northeastern University

Get involved!

Home to nearly 400 student organizations, Northeastern offers endless opportunities for your student to get involved.

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09/28/20 - BOSTON, MA. - Students Colin Keil, who studies computer science and Zhiyong Zhang, who studies electrical and computer engineering work on a robot in the ISEC building on Sept. 28, 2020. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate students can participate in research and creative endeavors across the disciplines at Northeastern through The Office of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships.

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Follow the #NUexperience

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Getting around the city on the MBTA

COVID-19 Guidance

Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

Do at-home COVID-19 tests expire?

The short answer is yes, says Jared Auclair, director of the Biopharmaceutical Analysis Training Lab at Northeastern. Here’s a look at why different tests have different expiration windows, and the best way to store them at home.
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Even as we erect more and more barriers against COVID-19, the virus evolves to break them. Northeastern experts explain why this happens, and what it means for your health. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

Can you get COVID-19 twice within 90 days? Here's why it's more likely now than ever.

Even as we erect more and more barriers against COVID-19, the virus evolves to break them. Northeastern experts explain why this happens, and what it means for your health.
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COVID-19 isn’t going away. But now we know how to live with it.

The COVID-19 toolbox is starting to look a lot more like the approach to battling other viruses. “So 2022 is sort of about making that transition to the new endemic world,” says Jared Auclair, director of the Biopharmaceutical Analysis Training Lab at Northeastern.
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Additional Resources

NUPD Advisory Board

The NUPD Advisory Board’s mission is to guide, inform, and strengthen NUPD’s relationship with the community—both within and outside Northeastern.

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Dates to Remember

Jul 04

Independence Day, no classes

Jul 05

First day of Summer II classes

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11/05/2020 BOSTON, MA. - Zeynep Gul, who studies architecture, works in the dining tent outside West Village on Northeastern’s Boston campus on Nov. 5, 2020. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

Study Spaces On Campus

Students can use this tool to find a safe space to study, participate in remote classes, and collaborate.

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24/7 Mental Health Support

Your student can access confidential, 24/7 mental health support through Find@Northeastern.

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5 years, 2 degrees

Northeastern’s PlusOne programs allow undergraduates to earn both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in five years—and still take advantage of Northeastern’s signature experiential opportunities.

11/14/17 - BOSTON, MA. - Students play games at Campus Crossroads as a part of International Education Week on Nov. 14, 2017. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

Resources for international families

Is your student new to the United States? The Office of Global Services is here to help with visa applications, documentation, employment opportunities, and student support.

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03/19/19 - SALT LAKE CITY, UT. - The Northeastern University Men's Basketball team arrive at the Salt Lake City airport for the NCAA Tournament on March 19, 2019. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

International Travel

The Northeastern Travel Support Network promotes safety beyond the Boston campus with 24/7 international emergency assistance.

September 18, 2014 - Tessine Murji, right, SSH'18, and Selbe Van Winkle, centre, SSH'18, speak to Katryna Gouin, S'15, who did a co-op abroad where she taught biology at the International School of Bremen in Germany.

Co-op & Career Resources

Set your child up for career success with Northeastern’s cornerstone experiential learning program – cooperative education (co-op).

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