Learn what options are available to F-1 students who have been academically dismissed from Northeastern University.

During your time at Northeastern University, it may become necessary to take a medical leave of absence. The instructions for taking and returning from a medical leave are described below.

During your time at Northeastern University, it may become necessary to take a non-medical leave of absence. Students who need a non-medical leave of absence, which includes any reason that is not medical, will need to apply to the Office of Global Services (OGS) as well as to their college/graduate school for this request.

The completion and submission of this form will initiate the process of transferring the student out of Northeastern to another academic institution in the U.S.

Occasionally, F-1 students will decide to transfer out of Northeastern University. When this occurs, the Office of Global Services (OGS) staff will support your decision and help you experience a seamless transition.

Learn what options are available to F-1 students that withdraw from Northeastern University and what steps the Office of the Global Services (OGS) will need take