National Student Exchange
Bowen-Thompson Student Union, 419-372-2843
National Student Exchange offers BGSU students the opportunity
to take coursework at another college or university in
the United States without losing progress toward a BGSU
degree. The program encourages students to experience
and learn from different regional and cultural perspectives
and to broaden their educational backgrounds, frequently
through courses of study not available at their home campus.
Bowling Green is a participating member of the NSE consortium
of 180 colleges and universities in the United States
and its territories.
full-time student may participate for up to one academic
year. BGSU students pay tuition to BGSU. Housing is paid
to host school. NSE students take courses that are recorded
on their transcripts, with grades, as BGSU equivalent
courses and that are subject to BGSU grading policies.
Students must be of at least sophomore status during the
exchange period. Students must have at least a 2.5 grade
point average, be enrolled full-time at BGSU and must
exchange prior to their last 15 hours before graduation.
Interested students should consult with the NSE coordinator
about costs, course selection, choice of host university
and planning the best time for exchange. Financial aid
is often available for eligible students participating
in this program. For financial aid information, call 419-372-2651.