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.

Reading Workshops

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.

Additional Resources

More resources on and off campus. 

Our Mission

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

GSS has been recognized by The Center for Global Education at UCLA and NAFSA.

Contact Information

Phone: 617.373.2455
Email: Globalss@northeastern.edu
Office: Global Student Success
101 Belvidere Street
Boston, MA 02115
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Office hours:
 Monday to Friday,
8:30am - 4:30pm EST

    Meet the GSS Team 

    • Whitney Wotkyns, Director
    • Jacquelyn Bertman, Assistant Director
    • Ethan Whittet, English Language Specialist
    • Jay Ryan, Student Support Specialist
    • Zirui Yan, Student Support Coordinator