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: $5,040
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals: $5,259
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 over 9,000 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.
Art education and communication design.Limitations
Audition or portfolio required for some music and art classes. Minimum 3.0 GPA for education courses. Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students
Art/Design/Fine Art: Applied Art, Art, Art Education, Art History, Ceramic Art/Ceramics, Commercial and Advertising Art, Crafts, Digital Arts, Drawing, Fiber-Fabric, Fine Art, Graphic Design, Illustration, Media Arts, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Studio Art, Theater Art, Visual Arts
Athletics: Sports Management/Administration
Biological Sciences: Aquatic Biology, Biology/Life Science, Cell Biology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology
Business: Accounting, Advertising, Business, Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Finance/Banking, Management, Marketing, Public Administration, Public Relations, Supply and Logistics Management
Chemistry: Biochemistry, Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry
Communications: Communication, Electronic Media, Graphic Communication, Journalism, Journalism and Contemporary Media, Radio and Television Studies, Speech/Rhetoric/Public Address, Television, Writing/Editing
Computer Science: Computer Game Design, System Administration
Criminal Justice: Criminal Justice, Paralegal Studies
Earth Sciences: Astronomy, Earth Science, Geology, Physical Sciences, Science
Education: Bilingual, Elementary Education, English, 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, English for New Media, Language and Literacy, Professional Writing, Rhetoric, Writing
Environmental Studies: Ecology, Environmental Biology, Environmental Geology, Environmental Sciences
Foreign Language: German, Spanish
Geography and Urban Studies: Applied Geography, Environmental Planning, Geography, Planning
Information Studies: Computer Science, Information Technology
International Studies: International Studies
Library Science: Library Science
Marine Sciences: Marine Biology, Marine Sciences, Oceanography
Mathematics: Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, Pure Math
Performing Arts: Music, Music Education, Music Industry
Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy, Religious Studies
Political Science: International Studies, Political Science, Public Administration/Affairs
Pre-Professional : Engineering Pre-Professional, Law Pre-Professional, Medicine Pre-Professional, Optometry Pre-Professional, Pharmacy Pre-Professional, Veterinary Medicine Pre-Professional
Psychology: Counseling, Industrial Psychology, Psychology
Recreation: Leisure Studies, Sports Management
Sociology/Social Work: Social Change and Development, Social Work, Sociology, Womens Studies
Figures are current as of 7/28/2016.
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. The addtional $70 for the deposit will be applied towards the cost of on-campus housing and/or meal plan. It is part of the $200 Advanced Registration Deposit.
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 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:
For eligible 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. There is a campus shuttle that has an off-campus loop to some of the local student apartments.
Meal Plans Per Semester
Students may choose between one of two 24/7 meal plans (students living in traditional and suite halls are required to choose one of these two plans) or a 24/5 meal plan (Mon-Fri) designed for non-required meal plan residents and commuters. Go to www.kutztown.edu/dining for more information.