Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global, experiential, research university built on a tradition of engagement with the world creating a distinctive approach to education and research. The university offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools, and select advanced degrees at campuses in Charlotte (North Carolina), Seattle, Silicon Valley, and Toronto.
% enrolled undergraduates that are minority students
% enrolled undergraduates that are Latinx students
Scholarship opportunities for Latinx, first generation, or other underrepresented populations.
TORCH scholarship – Meet 100% of demonstrated need based on CSS profile and FAFSA. Ujima Global Leadership Program
Support services for Latinx, first generation, or other underrepresented populations.
10 different cultural centers on campus including Latinx student center. All centers have their own physical space and advisors! Our cultural centers work together frequently as well because we recognize intersectionality and the importance of connecting! Other centers include the John D. O’Bryant African American Institute -There is an affinity group for first-generation, low-income students that is completely run by students who identify as first gen and/or low-income. WeCare is an office on campus that will help students through any kind of obstacle that is impeding their academic progress and is focused on helping students succeed.