One of the Office of the General Counsel’s goals is to provide resourceful information to faculty, staff, students and all members of the Northeastern University Community. If you don’t find what you are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact us, and we will lead you in the right direction.

Faculty and Staff


All Members of the Northeastern Community

Rules and policies regarding the privacy of student record information

Northeastern’s Equal Opportunity Policies

Northeastern’s resources to address occupational health, safety, and environmental issues

Northeastern Events

Insurance, releases, waivers of liability, conflicts on interest, and risk management

Northeastern Computer and Network Policy

Logo and Name Use

Conduct and Incident Reporting

Northeastern University uses an independent third party company, EthicsPoint, to provide an anonymous and confidential reporting line for all members of the University community.

Independent Contractor Issues

Health Care/HIPAA

HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) protects protected health information that is maintained and transmitted electronically. HIPAA requires administrative, technical and physical safeguards for storage, transmission, and access.

University’s HIPAA Privacy Officer:
Nan Clark Regina, Director, Division Human Subject Research Protection


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