You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.
PLAN B: EVEN
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: $5,313
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals: $6,033
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
The State's first institution of higher learning, the University of Alabama opened its doors to students in 1831. The campus is one of the most beautiful in the South, centered upon a vast quadrangle with giant oaks and elms and with a mix of buildings reflecting the 150-year history of the institution. A major comprehensive, residential institution, the University has developed into a major teaching, research, and service facility, containing 17 schools and colleges.
Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students
Area Studies: Afro-American Studies, American Studies, International Studies
Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art History, Interior Design, Studio Art
Athletics: Athletic Training, Exercise Science, Fitness and Sports Science, Physical Education
Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science, Microbiology
Business: Accounting, Advertising, Business, Finance/Banking, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Operations Management, Public Relations
Communications: Communication, Film, Journalism, Telecommunications
Consumer and Family Studies: Consumer Sciences/Services
Criminal Justice: Criminal Justice
Earth Sciences: Geology
Education: Athletic Training Education, Early Childhood, Elementary Education, English, French, Human Development, Mathematics, Music, Physical Education, Secondary Education, Spanish, Special Education, Teaching and Learning
Engineering: Aerospace Engineering, Biological Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering
Environmental Studies: Environmental Sciences
Fashion: Apparel/Fashion Design, Apparel/Fashion Merchandising, Textile Design, Textiles and Clothing
Food Science: Food Science, Nutrition
Foreign Language: Classical Languages, French, German, Greek, Latin, Spanish
Geography and Urban Studies: Geography
Health and Safety Sciences: Communication Disorders, Health Science, Nursing
Hospitality and Tourism: Hospitality Management, Hotel/Restaurant Management
Information Studies: Computer Science
International Studies: International Studies
Marine Sciences: Marine Sciences
Military Sciences: Air Force ROTC, Army ROTC
Performing Arts: Dance, Music, Music Education, Music Performance, Theater Arts/Drama, Theater Education
Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy, Religious Studies
Political Science: International Studies, Political Science
Psychology: Human Development, Psychology
Sociology/Social Work: Social Work
Speech Pathology and Audiology: Communication Disorders
Theater: Performance and Directing
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
Figures are current as of 9/16/2014.
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.