Program Features

  • structured guidelines within which the campus has flexibility on how to use the program
  • tuition reciprocity
  • financial aid portability
  • multilateral placements across the consortium rather than expectations for 1:1 exchanges between and among member universities
  • extensive web resources for coordinators, students, advisors, faculty, family, and prospective members
  • strong Central Office support and quality service
  • high student satisfaction

"NSE helped me to become more independent and more confident. I got to chart my own course, experience things that were completely new, and have an experience that was my own. NSE helped me understand what I want to do with my life."


Joseph Astrouski
Eastern Illinois University
to Keene State College