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Global Student Success 

GSS supports all current international and non-native English speaking students, scholars, faculty, and staff at Northeastern University. 

To visit the Global Student Success (GSS) website, please click here.

To follow GSS on Facebook: NU Global Student Success

To visit the International Tutoring Center (ITC) website, please click here

To get started, please read the following descriptions of our services:

GSS offers ESL tutoring, Languages and Culture Workshops, Reading and Writing Workshops, and Coding in English. 

  • ESL Tutoring Provides high-quality English language instruction for international students through 50-minute individual and group tutoring appointments. Sessions focus on areas including academic writing, listening, speaking, reading, TOEFL, presentation, and career preparation.

    Group conversation tutorials focusing on different discussion topics. These tutorials will allow you to practice your conversation skills with an ITC tutor and three other students while speaking about higher-level topics in English. 

  • Language and Culture Workshops The language workshops are for international students looking to improve their reading, writing, and listening skills. The culture workshops help international students understand U.S. American culture better and operate more successfully as university students.

  • Writing Workshops These workshops offer practice and instruction for students to improve their writing skills for university-level success. Students can select one or more of these sessions.    

Register for an account by clicking the link to the left and follow these steps.

1. Click on "First visit? Click here to register."

2. Follow the instructions to create an account username and password using the husky email address.

3. Check your email to click on the validation link.

4. Log-in with your username and password.

5. Select the service from the drop-down menu.

6. Click on a time that works for you.

7. Complete the registration form and click on "save appointment".

Once you click on "save appointment", an e-mail notification will be sent to you.

No-show Policy

1. The account will be blocked once three no-shows have been accumulated. Students will need to email GSS to open the account. 

2. The account will be blocked again if the fourth no-show has been accumulated and the student will need to make an appointment with GSS staff to review GSS no-show policies and discuss the further usage of GSS services. After the meeting, the account will be enabled. 

3. The account will be blocked again if the fifth no-show has been accumulated and the student will need to make an appointment with GSS staff again. After the meeting, the account will be blocked for three months. 

Questions? E-mail Global Student Success at (office hour: Monday-Friday, 8:30 am-4:30 pm.)

Having trouble logging in? Enter your email address below and then click "Reset Password." The system will immediately email you with instructions for changing your password. If you do not receive that email in a few minutes, please check your spam filter.

Receiving unwanted text messages from this system? This system can send appointment reminder and waiting list notifications via text message, but only if a cell phone number and carrier is entered by a client when creating or updating an account on the system.

If you have an account on the system, log in to edit your profile and modify your cell phone preferences. If you do not have an account on this system, it's possible that your cell phone number was entered accidentally. Fill out the form below to remove your number immediately.