Outgoing Students Exchange Process
Outgoing exchange students
Our office will be sending a series of emails leading up to your exchange process which leads you through the below steps. This information is also available as an infographic. Download as a pdf and as a png file.
NSE Outgoing Exchange Process - Step by Step
Step 1: Research Q's to Consider
Please start your research before you even come in!
Where do I want to go?
Do they have courses in my Major?
What kind of climate/culture do I want to experience?
Do I want to live in a rural or city environment?
NSE.org is a great source for this information, and we've given you some guidelines on how to narrow your search down here.
Step 3: Applicant Interview
One on one with your Coordinator to:
• Get to know you
• Review Application
• Review Process
Step 4: Acceptance Email
Congratulations!!! Welcome to NSE! We will now work to get you linked to a college of your choice!
Step 5: Pre-Conference Meeting
All Accepted Students attend:
• Meet fellow NSEers
• Discuss Placement Choices
• Review Next Steps
Step 6: Placement Conference
Coordinator attends and works to get you into a colleges of your choice!
• NOTE: It may not be the first choice, choose wisely.
Step 7: Placement Acceptance Email
You’re now accepted as a NSEr to a host college!
Step 8: PAF Appointment
One on one appointment with your Coordinator to:
• Fill out Placement Acceptance Form
• Final opportunity to Accept or Deny Exchange
Step 10: Pre-Departure Meeting
Receive t-shirts before you go, as well as instructions on how to cope with:
• Culture Shock
• Travel Logistics
• etc ...
Step 12: Mid-Semester Check-in
Your host Coordinator will email and check-in on how your exchange experience is going, both academically and personally.
Step 13: Welcome Back!
Come celebrate your exchange experience with your home campus and share your journey!