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: $4,788
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals: $4,739
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
Kutztown University offers a well-rounded program of athletic, cultural, and social events and activities for close to 10,000 students. Recently completed projects include the renovation of Schaeffer Auditorium and the addition of a tailgating space and outdoor basketball courts near the residence halls.
Campus Location - The campus is in a beautiful, rural Pennsylvania Dutch community. Located on 325 acres in Kutztown (population 5,000),the University is 20 miles from Reading and Allentown, 90 miles from Philadelphia, and 100 miles from New York City. ABE International Airport is 25 minutes from campus.
Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students
Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art Education, Ceramic Art/Ceramics, Crafts, Drawing, Fiber-Fabric, Fine Art, Graphic Design, Illustration, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Studio Art, Theater Art, Visual Arts
Athletics: Coaching, Sports Management/Administration
Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science, Cell Biology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology
Business: Accounting, Business, Business Administration, Finance/Banking, Management, Marketing, Public Administration
Chemistry: Biochemistry, Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry
Communications: Communication, Electronic Media, Graphic Communication, Journalism, Radio and Television Studies, Speech/Rhetoric/Public Address, Television, Writing/Editing
Criminal Justice: Criminal Justice, Paralegal Studies
Earth Sciences: Geology, Physical Sciences, Science
Education: Elementary Education, Instructional Sciences, Junior High/Middle School, Junior High/Middle School Mathematics, Learning Disabilities, Mathematics, Music, Science, Secondary Education, Social Science Education, Spanish, Special Education
English: English, Professional Writing, Writing
Environmental Studies: Environmental Biology, Environmental Geology, Environmental Sciences
Foreign Language: German, Spanish
Geography and Urban Studies: Applied Geography, Environmental Planning, Geography
Information Studies: Computer Science, Information Technology
Library Science: Library Science
Marine Sciences: Marine Biology, Marine Sciences, Oceanography
Performing Arts: Music, Music Education
Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy, Religious Studies
Political Science: Political Science, Public Administration/Affairs
Psychology: Counseling, Industrial Psychology, Psychology
Recreation: Leisure Studies, Sports Management
Sociology/Social Work: Social Work, Sociology
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
Figures are current as of 7/11/2014.
Important Notes: The housing application fee only applies to those students who plan to live on campus. It does not reduce the cost of your housing, as it is only an application fee.
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.
In general, on-campus housing is available to students who seek it. On-campus housing information is at www.kutztown.edu/housing. Off-campus housing information is available at och.kutztown.edu.
Meal Plans Per Semester
A declining balance plan is available and it based on the amount of money deposited into the account. 175 and 75 block meal plans are also available. Requirements for meal plans vary based on where a student resides on campus. Go to www.kutztown.edu/dining for more information.