Nestled in the foothills of the Siskiyou Mountains and surrounded by rivers, lakes and national forests, Ashland combines the relaxed atmosphere of a small town with the cultural advantages of a larger city. Nationally recogized for its distinct personality and performing arts, Ashland is a unique city of contrasts. The population is only 22,000, yet it plays host to more than 400,000 visitors yearly who attend a rich variety of cultural events, such as the Tony award-winning Oregon Shakespearean Festival, and enjoy diverse outdoor recreational opportunities.
Southern Oregon University offers a refreshing approach to a comprehensive liberal arts education. Many of the faculty are award winning teachers who have earned national and international recognition. Students from more than 44 states and 25 countries take advantage of an excellent liberal arts education with breadth and depth of programs combined with the personalized attention found in a small college.
Available Tuition Payment Plans
You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.
EVEN - Host campus accepts no more students than it sends out.
Placement availabilities may change at any time. Please reference the school's profile page on NSE.org for updated information.
Plan A Tuition/Fees
These prices are estimates and are subject to change. Please reference the host university site for accurate details.
Programs of Study Open to NSE Students
For an accurate list of programs of study open to NSE students, please reference the list of "Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students" on the NSE School Profile for Southern Oregon University.
This list is maintained by the host NSE coordinator and is kept up-to-date. All classes taken while on an NSE exchange will transfer back as LSU credit. The LSU NSE coordinator will work with you to determine course equivalencies.
For a full list of special conditions, please visit www.NSE.org and search the NSE section of the APA website.
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
Full-year exchange Preferred
Single term exchange Accepted
Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)
Non-Native English Speakers
TOEFL: must have a score of 520 paper, 190 computer or 68 Internet