Global Student Success

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

Global Student Success (GSS) supports the success of international students at Northeastern University.  We offer services to students, faculty and staff.

ITC Listening and Speaking Class Faculty and Staff Developmental Webinar
International Tutoring Center
  • The International Tutoring Center (ITC) offers high-quality English language instruction through tutoring appointments.  It also offers Language and Culture workshops.
Listening and Speaking Classes
  • These classes provide listening and speaking practice for students to improve their pronunciation, listening, and speaking skills.
Faculty and Staff Professional Development

The GSS webinars focus on ways to better serve our international student population.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide:

  • international students with high-quality language, academic and cultural support
  • faculty and staff with professional development in global understanding and intercultural skills
   Upcoming Workshops

Writing: Paraphrasing, Summarizing, and Synthesizing
Wednesday and Thursday, October 7 and October 8, 
1:30 p.m. at Curry Student Center
Room 440
12:30 p.m. at Downtown Campus
Room 237

Reading: Advanced Reading Skills -  Thursday, October 22,
1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. 
Curry Student Center Room 346 

View Recorded Workshops


   Meet the GSS Team
  • Annie Hsu, Assistant Director
  • Jay Ryan, Student Support Specialist
  • Vincent Capone, Student Support Specialist
  • Kris Wang, Student Support Coordinator

   Contact Information

Phone: 617.373.2455
Office: Global Student Success
101 Belvidere Street
Boston, MA 02115
Office Map
Office hours:
Monday to Friday,
8:30am - 4:30pm EST