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On Campus:53%
  • Fall 08/28-12/17
  • Spring 01/16-05/13

Tuition & Payments
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals:

Additional Information
Receive From Canada

Campus Diversity
1%Native/First Nation
0%Hawaiian/Pacific Island
3%Two or more races

Campus Links
Home Page
Outgoing Students

NSE Links
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
Member Campus Links

How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
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Eastern Connecticut State University is Connecticut's only liberal arts college that offers a wide array of courses ranging from the social sciences to the natural sciences. Our beautiful campus allows students to do their coursework in state-of-the-art buildings, such as the new Fine Arts Instructional Center, and to easily integrate into our campus society. Students may also partake in the numerous events and campus activities that are offered by various clubs and organizations each semester. Welcome to our Northeastern campus!

Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students

Area Studies: Gender, Ethnicity and Multicultural Studies

Art/Design/Fine Art: Theater Art, Visual Arts

Athletics: Physical Education

Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science

Business: Accounting, Business Administration, Business Information Systems, Finance/Banking, Human Resource Management

Chemistry: Biochemistry

Communications: Communication

Criminal Justice: Criminology

Earth Sciences: Earth Science

Economics: Economics

Education: Early Childhood, English, Music, Physical Education, Spanish

English: English

Environmental Studies: Environmental Geology

Foreign Language: Spanish

General Studies: Individualized Degree Program

History: History

Information Studies: Computer Science

Interdisciplinary Studies: New Media

Mathematics: Mathematics

Performing Arts: Music, Theater Arts/Drama

Political Science: Government, Political Science

Psychology: Psychology

Recreation: Sports Management

Sociology/Social Work: Social Work, Sociology, Women and Gender Studies

Quick Links 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
  • Require students who will live on campus
Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)
  • Available
Non-Native English Speakers
  • TOEFL: must have a score of 213 paper, 500 computer or N/A Internet
Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students
  • N/A
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 - 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 B: 17 ($467 per additional hour)
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
Figures are current as of 5/16/2017.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
NSE Program Fee: $150 Year Plan B Mandatory
Housing Deposit: $250 Year Plan B Mandatory
Activity Fee: $180 Year Plan B Mandatory
Health Insurance: $1,983 Year Plan B Optional
Transportation Fee: $750 Year Plan B Optional
Residence Hall Social Fee: $40 Year Plan B Mandatory

Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $0 per year.

Financial Aid
Plan B
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.
  • Figures are current as of 5/16/2017.
  • 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: $4,672
  • Per semester unless otherwise noted
  • On campus living encouraged
Off-Campus Housing
  • Appoximate monthly cost: $600
  • Proximity to campus: 3 mile radius
Meal Plans Per Semester
  • Meal purchase is required for on campus living.
  • $$1,538 per semester for 10 meals per week.
  • $$2,783 per semester for 21 meals per week.
  • $$2,683 per semester for 21 meals per week.

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