What you will need

You must have a “Letter of enrollment from the Global Experience Office” or from the academic department at Northeastern University that is sponsoring the study abroad which confirms the following:

  1. Exact dates of study abroad.
  2. Location (institution, city, country) of study abroad.

After you obtain the letter, please go to Request for Student and Exchange Visitor Information System I-20/DS2019.


  • A letter from your host institution abroad or other agency/company will not be acceptable
  • If you study abroad only during the summer term, you do not need to request a study abroad I-20