You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.
PLAN B: UNEVEN
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
UNEVEN - Host campus accepts a few more students than it sends out.
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees: $3,194
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals: $4,256
PLAN A, PLAN B
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
Member Campus Links
How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
Find Your NSE Office
UNO is recognized among the top "schools that offer the best value for your tuition dollar" and among the "top schools that support diversity." UNO is a comprehensive, urban university with over 30 undergraduate programs available for NSE students including jazz studies and hotel, restaurant and tourism. Eating on campus is a true New Orleans experience where traditional dishes of gumbo and red beans and rice make frequent appearances.
Campus Location - On the shore of Lake Pontchartrain surrounded by residential neighborhood. Located 20 minutes away from French Quarter via public transportation.
Helpful Information - We encourage students to live on campus in Pontchartrain Hall with meal plan. While other housing is available, Pontchartrain Hall provides affinity living arrangements where you will be placed with other exchange and transfer students.
Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students
Area Studies: International Studies
Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art History, Studio Art
Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science
Business: Accounting, Business Administration, Finance/Banking, Management, Marketing
Earth Sciences: Earth Science
Engineering: Civil and Environmental Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Ocean Engineering
Environmental Studies: Environmental Sciences
Foreign Language: Romance Languages
General Studies: Interdisciplinary Studies
Geography and Urban Studies: Urban Planning, Urban Studies
Hospitality and Tourism: Hotel/Restaurant Management, Tourism and Travel
Information Studies: Computer Science
International Studies: International Studies
Performing Arts: Music, Music/Jazz Studies, Theater Arts/Drama
Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy
Political Science: International Studies, Political Science
Sociology/Social Work: Sociology
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
Figures are current as of 7/28/2014.
Important Notes: A registration fee of $10 is assessed all students. A utility surcharge(fuel recovery) fee will be assessed at the rate of $120 for 12 credit hours for all students. A building use fee of $48 will be assessed at the rate of $48 for 12 credit hours for all students. An operational fee will be assessed at the rate of $69 for 12 credit hours for all students. Including the above fees, incoming students (Plan A or B) should anticipate paying approximately $447 in fees for one semester with a minimum enrollment of 12 credit hours.
Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
For Plan A U.S. students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your host campus. Students apply for federally funded financial aid by using the FAFSA code of their host campus. Host campuses award aid to incoming Plan A students on a first-come, first-served basis as long as funds are available. Ask your home campus NSE coordinator if your campus awards aid to their own outgoing students. If so, do not apply for aid from your host campus.
For eligible Plan A applicants U.S. federal financial aid may be available in the following programs:
For Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.
Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
Students who wish to live on campus are encouraged to live in Pontchartrain Hall.
Meal Plans Per Semester