Visiting Students


Students from other ABA-accredited law schools can apply to our visiting student program.

Application Checklist

  • Online application via LSAC
  • Letter of good academic standing from an ABA-approved institution

    Please have the letter sent directly from your home school registrar to:
    Northeastern University School of Law
    Office of Admissions
    416 Huntington Avenue, 101 Knowles
    Boston, Massachusetts 02115-5000


Application Deadlines
Academic Term Application Deadline
Fall Two weeks prior to the start of the term*
Spring Two weeks prior to the start of the term*
Summer Two weeks prior to the start of the term*

*Please see the academic calendar for the specific academic term start dates.

Financial Aid

Visiting students must contact the financial aid office at the law school which they are presently attending to request financial aid.

Academic Rules And Policies, Procedures And Programs

All academic rules, policies, procedures and programs that govern Northeastern University School of Law regulate participation as a visiting student.


Students should check with their own law school to determine the transferability of credits earned at Northeastern.

Withdrawal Policy

Tuition refunds will be granted only on the basis of the date on which the official withdrawal application is filed. Non-attendance does not constitute official withdrawal. Please see the Student Financial Services website for detailed policies.