National Student Exchange At UCCS


Incoming NSE students cannot establish residency in the State of Colorado while on exchange.

It's important to note that undergraduate students can't take graduate-level classes while on exchange. At UCCS, graduate level classes are numbered 5000+.

Nursing and Education are closed to NSE students.
College of Business:  VERY LIMITED number of courses available to NSE students.  Please look under the business tab in this FAQ section for a list of classes.
College of Engineering:  CLOSED for all Plan B students.

ALL INCOMING NSE Students are required to attend the mandatory NSE orientation. It is always the Saturday before the Fall or Spring semester classes begin from 10am to 12PM.

If you plan on living on campus, be sure to apply as soon as you can. Campus housing can be very difficult to get into. If you have any housing questions, contact Steven Horner at

Plan A: All classes are available for you to take as long as you have the necessary pre-requisites finished.
Plan B: The Dean has limited Business majors to the following classes:

  • INFS 1100
  • ACCT 2010
  • ACCT 2020
  • SPTM 2000
  • BLAW 2000
  • QUAN 2010
  • QUAN 2020
  • BUAD 3000
  • MGMT 3300
  • MKTG 3000
  • FNCE 3050
  • INFS 3000
College of Letters, Arts & Sciences | National Student Exhange at UCCS
Phone: (719) 255-4502 | Location: CoH 1007
NSE Coordinator: Heidi Wardell | Phone: (719) 255-4502 |