Graduation Venues and Travel Information
General Venue and Travel Information
Fenway Park: All students should enter through Gate B and there will be an ADA table for assistance. All guests should enter through Gates D and E and a Red Sox Fan Service staff will assist with any needs.
All other ceremonies or celebrations: Students can note all ADA needs for themselves and/or their guests through their event registration. Staff will be designated at the venue entrances for any specific requests.
Visa and international travel information
We recommend reaching out to the local U.S. consulate within the country that your family members are in to apply for a visitor visa. Click here to view visa appointment wait times.
The University does not provide letters to graduates as a means for their guests to apply for a visa from their country to attend a graduation ceremony. The Office of Global Services recommends using copies of the following documents instead:
- Graduation Application
- E-mail(s) directed to the graduate with ceremony information
- Enrollment Verification Letter
- Letter of Invitation Information (Sample)
Health & safety (Covid-19) policies
Northeastern University celebrations and ceremonies: If you are a guest attending an event or ceremony on Northeastern’s campus, please read more about the current COVID-19 guidelines here.
For more information about COVID-19, please follow the CDC guidance on travel, health, and safety.