Experiential Network (XN)

The Power of Partnership

At Northeastern University, we specialize in innovative, customized partnerships.

We help organizations connect with students that have the talents, skills, and leadership to create a better-prepared, more productive workforce. Explore the possibilities of programs designed specifically for your company’s needs and goals.

At Northeastern University, we connect emerging and experienced professionals with our global employer partners. We leverage the strength of our experiential learning program which provides students with many opportunities to do real work for our employer partners throughout their academic journey.

Steps to take:

  • Decide what type of work you need done
  • Establish a timeline
  • Choose a XN project based engagement or a part- or full-time co-op

Our Employer Relations Managers can customize a co-op, internship, or project to meet your business needs. We will work with you to find the best professional from our over 30 different academic disciplines. We recruit students from a diverse range of backgrounds and skillsets and will send you the resumés of the best candidates.

XN ProjectsCo-opsInternships
Project TypeVirtual, Project workOnsite with direct supervisionOnsite with direct supervision
Time6 week session

40 hours total

5-6 hours/ week

3-6 months

35 hours/week

3-6 months

10-20 hours/week

CostNo cost to employerPaidPaid or unpaid

Support and Expertise


Contact us today to learn more about how our qualified team can help you identify the most pressing challenges in your organization—and then meet those challenges with customized solutions from our pool of talented students and faculty.

Email: projects@northeastern.edu