University Resources

For your convenience, we have compiled a condensed list of resources that can help to quickly find pertinent information.

The first five pull-down menus might be most relevant to support your current needs: Teaching; Research; University Libraries; Student Support Services; and Tenure and Promotion.

The next set of three pull-downs provide information and links to various HR services and policies: MyNortheastern; Human Resources; and Administrative Policies and Procedures.

The next set of four pull-downs show the academic resources and responsibilities of the Office of the Provost: Office of the Provost; Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion; Ombuds for Faculty and Staff; and Information Technology Services. Note that the Information Technology Services website has useful information on research, teaching, training, and how to get help.

The last two pull-downs offer resources on professional development and faculty governance: ADVANCE Office of Faculty Development and Faculty Senate.

The Division of Research supports Northeastern’s thriving research enterprise by conducting outreach to funding agencies and corporate and foundation sponsors, and developing partnerships with academic/clinical/industry collaborators that increase the scope and impact of Northeastern University research and graduate education.

The Northeastern University Libraries provides a complete suite of resources from teaching support to scholarly communication and data management services.

Teaching and Course Support: 

Research and Publishing Support: 

 Accessing content and collections: 

The following services are available to students facing challenges maintaining their academic progress.

The MyNortheastern portal is a central resource for accessing many university services and systems, including employee self-service, academic resources, space scheduling and requests, library info, and more.

To access these services and systems, please visit the Onboarding tab to set up your Northeastern credentials.

Examples of some of the resources you’ll find on the myNortheastern portal:

  • Banner (SSB): Self-Service Banner, including access to the registration system
  • Canvas: Northeastern’s Learning Management System
  • Tech Service Portal: Make requests, report issues and browse help articles
  • FACT: Faculty & Advisor Communication Tool, with photo rosters of all your courses
  • TRACE: Teacher Rating and Course Evaluation system and archive of past student reviews
  • myTRACE: Full report of your own student course evaluations
  • View the Classrooms: Full view of classroom, along with inventory & instructions for AV technology
  • Software Downloads: Access software for download onto your computer

Human Resources (HR) is committed to building a talent focused organization and to providing best-in-class human resource expertise and customer responsive services that are aligned with Northeastern 2025.

To ensure a smooth transition to the university, please navigate to the Onboarding tab and follow instructions there, prior to our in-person orientation. We encourage you to explore the benefits and programs Northeastern provides that enable you to invest in your health and well-being and to plan for your financial future.

The Office of the Provost has responsibility for undergraduate education, research and graduate education, honors and first-year programs, faculty affairs, global relations, and academic budget, planning, and administration at Northeastern University.

The Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion promotes the University’s commitment to equal opportunity, affirmative action, diversity, and social justice while building a climate of inclusion on and beyond campus.

Commitment to a Community For All



The Ombuds for Faculty and Staff offers a safe place for Northeastern University faculty and staff to discuss workplace issues and concerns with a professional whose goal is to ensure that all members of the university community are treated fairly and equitably.

Information Technology Services provides technology services, solutions, support, and resources to the Northeastern community. The IT Service Desk is available 24/7 to assist with computing and other technology needs. Visit the Tech Service Portal to open a help ticket, browse articles, and find and request services.

Learn about some of the technology solutions available to you at Northeastern:

The ADVANCE Office of Faculty Development reports to the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs and focuses on the recruitment and development of a diverse faculty by creating an environment where individual faculty members and the faculty as a collective whole thrive.

The Faculty Senate has responsibility for maintaining the academic standards of the University, improving the experience of working and studying at Northeastern, and making the procedural and academic functioning of the University as effective and harmonious as possible.

Please visit our 2021 institutional accomplishments site to view a recap of Northeastern’s best work and moments.