Applying to Northeastern University
Applying to Northeastern is simple and we're here to help
Northeastern offers 200+ online, in-person, and hybrid undergraduate, bachelor’s completion, master’s, and doctoral degree and certificate programs across 20 different areas of study, meaning there are countless ways for prospective students to achieve their personal and professional goals.
The admissions process varies by degree level, program, and college. Prospective students should research their program of interest to learn about that program’s specific requirements and deadlines or complete this form to talk to an enrollment counselor about how to apply.
- Applying to Northeastern Bachelor’s Completion Programs
- Applying to Northeastern Undergraduate Programs
- Applying to Northeastern Master’s and Doctoral Programs
Need help applying?
Military Student Application Checklists
As a military servicemember or veteran, you may be eligible for transfer credit from your military experience or military-specific financial aid opportunities, in addition to your military education benefits (Yellow Ribbon Program, Ruby Linn Scholarship, Patriot Scholarship, and more).
Download a military student applications checklist to help you navigate the application process.
For students who are interested in the traditional undergraduate programs, please visit to undergraduate admissions website for more information on how to apply or talk to the Dolce Center for the Advancement of Military Veterans and Servicemembers (CAVS):
- Email CAVS at [email protected]
- Call CAVS at 617.373.2392
Need some help with your application?
Our enrollment counselors and admissions team can help you navigate the nuances of applying to Northeastern as a military student. We offer one-on-one counseling to help you complete your application and maximize any transfer credit you may have from previous college or military experience.