What We Do

The Office of Global Services (OGS) is an active resource for international students and scholars. We provide the professional expertise and support you need to maintain compliance through immigration, academic, and your employment experiences —helping you remain a valuable member of the Northeastern community. 

We can help you with questions related to: 

  • Study Permit/extension applications 
  • Co-op Work Permit applications 
  • Temporary Resident Visa (TRV) applications 
  • Post-Graduation Work Permit (PGWP) applications 
  • Work Eligibility: part-time or full-time; on campus/off campus work 
  • Cultural adjustments 


We are NOT able to help you with 

  • Parent, extended family and or friends’ applications (invitation letters, application forms or documents) 
  • Questions related to Permanent Residence (including the federal Express Entry program and the Provincial Nominee programs) 
  • Other type of Work permits  
  • Being your legal representative or contacting IRCC (Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada) on your behalf 
  • Taxes 
  • U.S. (United States) immigration or non-immigration visa (for the students who plan to transfer to a U.S. campus, please submit an inquiry through the OGS Service Portal) 
  • Prospective students’ inquiries 
  • Non-Northeastern Students inquiries 

You may visit the OGS Service Portal for additional resources, or contact our team through the OGS Inquiry Form if needed.  

Please include the following information in your email: NUID, Full Name, Campus Location, Program Name & Program Start Term (e.g., Fall 2023). Inquiries beyond the scope of the service will not be responded to.