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Northeastern University

Boston, MA

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Northeastern University

Overview

Northeastern University is a University institution located in Boston, MA, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA  02115
United States
Contact Email: admissions@northeastern.edu
Phone: 617-373-2200

Majors & Degrees

Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
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Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Marine Biology And Biological Oceanography Checkmark
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Logistics, Materials, And Supply Chain Management Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

62,272
Applied
12,042
Accepted
18,448
Enrolled
19%
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Female Admissions

33,561
Females Applied
6,606
Females Accepted
20%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

28,711
Males Applied
5,436
Males Accepted
19%
Acceptance Rate

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen January 1st April 1st
Early decision plan November 1st December 15th
Other early decision plan November 1st December 31st
Transfer April 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score 25th % Info icon 75th % Info icon
SAT Critical Reading 710 670 750
SAT Math 740 690 790
ACT Composite 33 32 34

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

52,420
Private
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Fees

1,086
Full-time student fees
16,930
Room & board
9,250
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

30,981
Avg. Financial Aid Package
38,906
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
18,031
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,255
Avg. Loan Aid
13,707
Avg. Grant Aid
27,457
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
86.9%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
49%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

18,448
Total Undergrad students
17%
International Students
73%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.27%
Black or African American 3.93%
White or Caucasian 46.04%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.04%
Asian 13.77%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.02%
Two or more races 4.4%
Other 5.97%

Gender

Male (48.8%)
Female (51.2%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 49%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Welcome Week, Springfest and Carnevale

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Council for University Programs, Resident Student Association, Downhillers Ski and Snowboard Club and Northeastern University Huskiers and Outing Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Other Campus Security & Safety:
public safety website

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 1 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 No
Cross-country Running No Division 1 No
Field Hockey No No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark Division 1 No
Rowing No Division 1 No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 No
Swimming And Diving No No No
Track And Field No Division 1 No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 No
Cross-country Running No Division 1 No
Field Hockey No Division 1 No
Ice Hockey Checkmark Division 1 No
Rowing No Division 1 No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 No
Swimming And Diving No Division 1 No
Track And Field No Division 1 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 No

Faculty

1,830
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 1,352
Part-time - 478
Male - 1,015
Female - 815
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