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On Campus:20%
  • Fall 8/24-12/11
  • Spring 01/19-05/13

Tuition & Payments
You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
EVEN - Host campus accepts no more students than it sends out.

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees:

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals:

Additional Information
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Campus Diversity
2%Native/First Nation
0%Hawaiian/Pacific Island
0%Two or more races

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Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
Member Campus Links

How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
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Campus Is Currently Not Accepting Students

The University of North Texas, a public research University, has more than 36,000 students, making it the 26th largest in the United States. UNT is located in Denton, the nation's seventh fastest growing city, and is less than an hour's drive from both Dallas and Fort Worth in the nation's fourth largest metropolitan area. Light rail connects Denton and Dallas. Students coming to UNT will enjoy living in an area that boasts not only many corporate headquarters, but also some of the nation's finest museums and musical venues, including the Nasher Sculpture Museum in Dallas and the Kimbell Museum in Fort Worth, and great professional sports teams.

UNT offers 97 bachelor's degrees, including its great program in jazz studies. Students living on campus will find award-winning dining halls, including organic food in Mean Greens and vegan and vegetarian options in every dining hall. UNT will appeal to students who want a great university with the finest academic opportunities.

Helpful Information - The process for registering for upper level classes that require prerequisites can take NSE students time to email the department, provide additional documents, and wait to be entered in the class by an advisor.
Students exchanging from non-english speaking universities, including those located in US territories, are required to submit the TOEFL.
Students from Canadian English speaking universities must submit the TOEFL to fulfill J visa standards.

Closed Programs
Social Work.

Studio art, advanced music, radio, television, and film, all classes in the College of Visual Art and Design

Notable Academic Programs

  • Music
  • Business Administration

Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students

Anthropology: Anthropology, Archaeology

Area Studies: American Multicultural Studies, Gerontology, International Studies, Jewish Studies

Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art History, Fine Art, Jewelry and Metalsmithing, Sculpture, Visual Arts

Athletics: Exercise Science, Health and Fitness Teaching, Physical Education

Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science, Botany/Plant Sciences, Human Biology, Microbiology, Zoology

Business: Accounting, Accounting Control Systems, Advertising, Business, Business Administration, Business Education, Business Information Systems, Electronic Merchandising, Entrepreneurship, Finance/Banking, Home Furnishings Merchandising, Insurance, Logistics, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Marketing Logistics and Transportation, Marketing, Retailing and Merchandising, Organizational Studies, Public Administration, Public Relations, Retailing, Supply and Logistics Management

Chemistry: Biochemistry, Chemistry

Communications: Communication, Electronic Media, Journalism, Mass Communication, Newspapers, Writing/Editing

Consumer and Family Studies: Consumer Sciences/Services

Criminal Justice: Criminal Justice

Earth Sciences: Astronomy, Geology, Planetary and Space Sciences

Economics: Applied Economics, Economics

Education: Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Communications, Elementary Education, English, French, Health Education, Mathematics, Music, Physical Education, Secondary Education, Spanish, Special Education

Engineering: Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Engineering Physics, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

English: Creative Writing, English, Linguistics, Literature, Technical Writing

Environmental Studies: Environmental Biology, Environmental Sciences, Wildlife Biology/Science, Wildlife Conservation

Fashion: Apparel/Fashion Design, Apparel/Fashion Merchandising, Textile Arts

Food Science: Food Services Management

Foreign Language: Arabic (some courses), Chinese (some courses), French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese (some courses), Latin, Russian, Spanish

General Studies: Arts and Science, Interdisciplinary Studies, Social Sciences, Social Studies

Geography and Urban Studies: Geography, Real Estate

Geology: Geology

Health and Safety Sciences: Emergency Administration and Planning, Kinesiology, Medical Technology, Rehabilitation Sciences

History: History

Hospitality and Tourism: Hospitality Management, Tourism and Travel

Industrial Studies: Production and Operations Management

Information Studies: Computer Information Systems, Computer Programming, Computer Science, Decision Science, Information Science, Information Systems, Information Technology

International Studies: International Relations, International Studies

Library Science: Library Science

Mathematics: Mathematics

Military Sciences: Air Force ROTC, Army ROTC

Music: Choral Music

Performing Arts: Choral Music, Dance, Jazz Composition, Music, Music Education, Music History, Music Performance, Music Theater, Music Theory and Composition, Music/Jazz Studies, Performance, Theater Arts/Drama, Theater Design Technology

Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy, Religion

Physics: Physics

Political Science: American Political Science, Government, International Studies, Peace Studies, Political Science, Public Administration/Affairs

Psychology: Psychology

Recreation: Leisure Studies, Recreation

Sociology/Social Work: Applied Behavior Analysis, Applied Sociology, Social Science, Sociology, Women and Gender Studies, Womens Studies

Speech Pathology and Audiology: Speech Pathology and Audiology

Technology: Construction Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology, Emergency Administration and Planning, Engineering Technology, Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Mechanical Technology, Nuclear Engineering Technology, Technology Education

Registration Priority
  • According to class standing
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
  • No students accepted from NSE members within my own state
  • 2.5 GPA
  • None.
Exchange Preferences
  • Full-year exchange Accepted
  • Single term exchange Accepted
Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)
  • Available
Non-Native English Speakers
  • TOEFL: must have a score of N/A paper, N/A computer or 100 Internet
Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students
  • No graduate or post-baccalaureate students
Summer Exchange
  • Not available
International Students (Visa Students)
  • Will not accept
  • Fees are subject to change without notice.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
Tuition and Fees Per Semester - Plan A Students
  • Figures are current as of 8/10/2015.
  • Estimated cost: $5,704.
  • Expect 5-15% increase for the subsequent academic year.
  • Figures are based on 15 hours. Actual costs may be greater or less depending upon your actual enrollment.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Plan A students.
Tuition and Fees - Plan B Students
  • No tuition/fees are paid to the host campus.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Plan B students.
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
  • Plan A: 19 ($332 per additional hour)
  • Plan B: 19 ($332 per additional hour)
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
Figures are current as of 8/10/2015.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
NSE Program Fee: $25 Year Plan A & B Mandatory
Housing Deposit: $400 Semester Plan A & B Optional
Parking Fee: $220 Year Plan A & B Optional

Important Notes: Course specific fees for a 12 hour class load can vary from $50-$350. Meal plan is required for campus housing.

Financial Aid
Plan A
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 eligible 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:

  • Pell
  • Plus
Use FAFSA CODE: 003594

Plan B
For eligible Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

  • Figures are current as of 8/10/2015.
  • Expect 5% or more increase for the subsequent academic year.
  • Figures are based on the average room and meal plan selected by NSE students. Actual costs may be greater or less depending upon your selected room type and meals.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
On-Campus Housing Per Semester
  • Double: $7,760 (includes meals)
  • Full-year contract required for a full-year exchange
Off-Campus Housing
  • Appoximate monthly cost: $950
  • Proximity to campus: 1 miles
  • Local Public Transportation Available to Campus
Notes About Housing
Will reserve the number of rooms needed

Meal Plans Per Semester

  • Meal purchase is required for on campus living.
Notes About Meal Plans
Meal plan is required for on campus housing.

All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.