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Exchange Option


Different Plans


On the NSE website each school has their own Campus Profile, as a guide to understanding what each school has to offer for National Exchange students.


National Student Exchange - Exchange Options 2016/2017


Plan A

Fees - Tuition --WOU Student pays all RESIDENT fees of the exchange (HOST) school directly to that campus.

Financial Aid - HOST (exchange) school awards you (WOU student) if eligible, financial aid.


Plan B

Fees - Tuition - Pay WOU

Financial Aid - WOU, WOU awards you, if eligible, financial aid.


Plan A/B

The campus will send as well as receive qualified participants under either Plan A or Plan B.


Other Options with Plan A or B


1 : 1

If the HOST school (where you want to go) has a student who wants to come to WOU, that school will accept you!



The HOST campus may accept ALL qualified applicants.



The HOST will accept the same number of students as it sends out.



The HOST may accept a few more students than the number being sent out.


Application Cost




Currently, the application cost is $200.00 if the application is turned in January 7 - February 15, 2016.


This fee includes the cost of the NSE and WOU processing fees.


This fee does not include fees required by the host institution, the transportation cost or expenses you may encounter at the host school.


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