Express Registration

Express Registration offers the opportunity to take courses while completing your application. Express Registration allows prospective students to register for up to two (2) classes without being admitted to a particular program of study. Credits earned at Northeastern University through Express Registration are recorded in the University Registrar's Office on an official transcript.

Express Registration Eligibility

To be eligible, you:
  • have a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • are not currently enrolled as a student at Northeastern University.
  • have not started an application for admission (if you have already started an application and wish to enroll in a class prior to completing the application please reach out to your enrollment coach by emailing
Express Registration applicants are not required to submit letters of recommendation, entrance exam scores (unless proof of English proficiency is required), or official transcripts. Submitted Express Registration forms will be reviewed by the Office of the Registrar and a decision will be made quickly about the applicant's eligibility. When an applicant is approved to register, he or she will be contacted by an Enrollment Coach with additional details on the registration process.

Student Information

Have you ever been affiliated with Northeastern (former student, employee)*?
Yes No
Are you a U.S. Citizen?*
Yes No
Are you a Permanent Resident?
Yes No
Will you need Northeastern University's assistance in securing/maintaining authorization to study in the United States?
Yes No
First Name*
Last Name*
Home Address*
Zip/Postal Code*
Home Phone*
Work Phone

Social Security Number

Date of Birth*
Have you earned a bachelor's degree?
Yes No

The United States Office of Civil Rights respects that schools report enrollment by selected minority groups. This is to determine compliance with the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and continued eligibility of Northeastern University for federal funds such as student financial aid.

Are you Hispanic/Latino?
Yes No

Regardless of your answer to the prior question, you have the option of selecting one of the following races that best describes you:    


If you wish to register for courses, please choose the term you wish to register for:
Please enter the 5 digit CRN(s) (course reference numbers) below of the course(s) you would like to register for. Click here (new window) for a list of available courses.
I understand that I am registering for course(s) with the College of Professional Studies at Northeastern University. I agree that by registering for the above course(s) Northeastern University will send me a bill and I will be responsible for full payment. I also agree that I have reviewed and understand the College of Professional Studies refund and withdrawal policies.

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Tuition and fees are due at Registration.