Leadership and Learning

Going to college is more than taking classes. It is about connecting with people and opportunities in and out of the classroom to learn to lead in the world. Northeastern supports student engagement through these areas as well as many others:

  • Student Leadership Development
  • Civic and Community Engagement
  • Career Development Center
  • Learning Success Center

The Arts and Cultural Diversity at Northeastern

Enjoy a rich array of social, cultural, educational, and recreational offerings across Northeastern's multiple campuses in Chicago.

Arts at Northeastern

Pedroso Center

Student Union

Located in the heart of our main campus, the Student Union is the center of student involvement. The Union houses food, lounges, meeting rooms, and events. Get your university ID, rent lockers, buy postage stamps, and get discounted tickets for events as well as find lost items at the Information Center. The Union is the scene of lectures, discussions, concerts, dances, meetings, and other activities.

Campus Dining


Recreation, Child Care and Wellness Services

A fit body supports a strong mind. Northeastern offers aquatics, fitness classes, sports clubs, intramural sports, and outdoor adventure. Student membership is paid through a tuition fee. Faculty, staff, and community members are invited to become members.

Campus Recreation

Northeastern ensures you and your family have the resources you need to succeed.

Child Care Center

Student Health Services

Counseling Services