National Student Exchange (NSE)
WHY CHOOSE NSE?
The National Student Exchange Program (NSE) is a low-cost option to attend an out-of-state university for up to one full year. Attend an information session during New Student Week, Fall, and Winter terms. Applications for studying away all or part of next academic year may still be possible depending on the university(ies) that interest you.
National Student Exchange at WOU
Imagine the opportunities available from the combined resources of 160+ campuses with all of their courses and programs. “Curiosity is your compass through NSE.” Experience the diversity of people, culture, and geography of North America through the National Student Exchange (NSE) program.
NSE offers students the ability to study-away at another university in the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam, U.S. Virgin Islands, and Canada.
Academically-qualified students are given the opportunity to spend up to one year at another school, while paying in-state tuition rates, and maintaining academic progress toward degree requirements, Credits earned during the exchange become part of each students’ home school transcript.
Information: Have questions about study away through NSE? Stop by WUC 203.
View complete information about NSE-member colleges and universities at nse.org
Below you will find some of the forms and paperwork to help you prepare to come to WOU or for current students to go somewhere else around North America!
NSE Application 2020-21 (pdf — fillable)
2019-20 Mid Year Application Form (pdf — fillable)
NSE Recommendation Form (pdf — fillable)
For NSE students coming to WOU: NSE Incoming FAQs.
Deadline to Apply
Application for exchanges during the 2020-21 academic year will be accepted December 1 through February 14, 2020 (priority placement). There are options for late applications (direct placement) — stop by WUC 203 to learn more.
WOU NSE Coordinator
Western Oregon University
Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs
Room 203, Werner University Center
503-838-8221 or firstname.lastname@example.org