Audit Policies
An overview of audit policies for Northeastern University students by level.
Campus Transfer and Location Change
Instructions for students requesting a campus transfer or location change.
Class Section Updates
Faculty/staff only: Request to change a classroom or add a NUpath attribute to a class section.
Co-op Registration
Information regarding co-op registration for Northeastern students.
Cross-Level Registration
Instructions for students requesting to take a class at a different level at the university.
Cross-Registration Agreements
Instructions for students requesting to take a class at an institution with cross-registration agreements.
Final Exam Information
If you have a final exam conflict, you must submit a Final Exam Conflict Form to the Office of the Registrar.
Individual Instruction Registration
Directed study courses are available for non-CPS undergraduate and graduate students at Northeastern.
Intersession Frequently Asked Questions
FAQs for Intersession
Late Course Registration
Students must complete a Late Course Registration request via the Registrar Forms link in the Student Hub to register for a class after the online add period has passed.
Nonmatriculated Registration (Special Students)
Students outside of Northeastern University and Northeastern employees may take a class as a special/non-degree-seeking student.
Pass/Fail Grading System
Students can petition to take a course pass/fail instead of receiving a letter grade in the course.
The Learning Link Program
Local residents ages 55 and older have the opportunity to audit classes at Northeastern through the the Learning Link program.
Visiting Student Research Registration
Registration forms for visiting students that need to be registered for research.
Banner Student Access Request
Required form for faculty and staff to obtain Banner Student Advisor access.
Common Application College Report Instructions
The Common Application (informally known as the Common App) is an undergraduate college admission application that applicants use to apply to colleges and universities.
Family Educational Rights & Privacy Act (FERPA)
FERPA is a federal law that governs and protects your rights to your individual educational records.
Incomplete Grades
Students who receive an Incomplete (I) grade in a course should complete an Incomplete-Grade Contract with the instructor.
Leaves of Absence
Directions for students requesting to take a leave of absence from the university.
The Office of the Registrar will coordinate notarization services when a campus Notary is available.
Requesting Student Data
The Office of the University Registrar provides data to faculty and staff primarily for internal education needs.
Student Enrollment and Degree Verification
Verify that a student is currently enrolled in the university and is registered into classes for the starting term.
Transcript Requests
Transcript-processing time is usually three to five business days and will not be processed for students with financial holds.
Transfer Credit
Policies and practices regarding transfer credits from outside institutions.
University Withdrawal
Students wishing to withdraw from the university should do so via the Registrar Forms link in the Student Hub.
Updating Personal Information
Make changes to a student's name, social security number, citizenship, or address.