Global Student Success (GSS) supports the success of international students at Northeastern University. We offer services to students, faculty, and staff.
International Tutoring Center
The International Tutoring Center (ITC) offers high-quality English Language instruction through tutoring appointments.
Language & Culture Workshops
These workshops help international students to understand American culture better and to achieve success in the classroom.
These workshops focus on different skills and strategies for university success.
Coding in English
These workshops are designed to help international students learn about coding, tech interviews, and code walks.
Listening and Speaking Classes
The first class focuses on general skills and the second class focuses on business case studies.
Faculty and Staff Professional Development
The GSS webinars focus on ways to better serve our international student population.
More resources on and off campus.
Our mission is to provide international students with high-quality language, academic and cultural support and to support our Faculty and staff with professional development in global understanding and intercultural skills.
Our core values provide the foundation of our work, shape our culture, and reflect our commitment to you.
Integrity: We promise to provide honest and fair services
Quality: We create and deliver excellent support and services for positive impact
- Respect: We treat everyone with dignity and care
Meet the GSS Team
- Whitney Wotkyns, Director, Global Student Success
- Jacquelyn Bertman, Assistant Director, Global Student Success
- Jeremy Walter, Assistant Director, West Coast Student Support
- Ethan Whittet, English Language Specialist
- Jay Ryan, Student Support Specialist
- Zirui Yan, Student Support Coordinator