“Alexa, Ask Husky Helper…

Husky Helper is an experience designed for the Northeastern community and delivered through Amazon’s digital assistant Alexa and Amazon Echo devices. Taking information from partners across the university, Alexa delivers answers to your frequently asked questions whenever and wherever you are!

Husky Helper

Husky Helper is loaded with information from a variety of Northeastern sources and offices. You can even ask it for information about scheduled university programs and athletic events! Later this Fall, students will be able to login to the Amazon skill with their myNortheastern username and password for information that’s even more tailored and personalized to them.

Here’s a list of information that Husky Helper can help you with.

  • Athletics
  • Academic Advising
  • Center for Student Involvement
  • Co-op & Career Services
  • Disability Resource Center
  • Housing & Residential Life
  • Husky Card Services
  • Information Technology Services
  • NU Dining
  • NUPD
  • Office of the Registrar
  • Office of Parent Programs & Services
  • Snell Library
  • Student Employment
  • Student Financial Services
  • Undergraduate Admissions
  • University Health & Counseling Services
  • University Events Calendar

Where to Find Husky Helper

Northeastern has installed Husky Helper on nearly 60 Amazon Echo Dot devices and deployed them across campus. From residence hall lobbies, to administrative buildings, there’s a device to answer your questions where you’re going.

Go Ahead, Try Husky Helper!

Find an Amazon Echo Dot and ask your question.

"Alexa, ask Husky Helper...

…How can I add money to laundry bucks?”

"Alexa, ask Husky Helper...

…What do I do if I need repairs in my dorm?”

"Alexa, ask Husky Helper...

…When is the next men’s ice hockey game?”

"Alexa, ask Husky Helper...

…What is the deadline to apply for financial aid?”

"Alexa, ask Husky Helper...

…Where is the registrar located?”

"Alexa, ask Husky Helper...

…How do I find an on-campus job?”

Take Husky Helper With You!

Husky Helper is coming soon to the Amazon Alexa skills store! Once it is available, you’ll be able to use the assistant on your phone, tablet, or other device via the Amazon Alexa app.


Protect Your Information.

When using Husky Helper in a public space, be mindful of the information you share and request. To read about what information Northeastern collects and shares, read Northeastern University’s Privacy Statement.

How can Husky Helper
be more helpful?

Share your experiences and feedback.

Use #HuskyHelper or use the form to submit your thoughts.

Husky Helper Feedback