Gather Here. Go Far

NSU is where success begins. Here professors know their subjects and how to get you ready for a career after you graduate. We empower individuals to become socially responsible global citizens by creating and sustaining a culture of learning and discovery.

Gather Here. Go Far

NSU is where success begins. Here professors know their subjects and how to get you ready for a career after you graduate. We empower individuals to become socially responsible global citizens by creating and sustaining a culture of learning and discovery.

Gather Here. Go Far

NSU is where success begins. Here professors know their subjects and how to get you ready for a career after you graduate. We empower individuals to become socially responsible global citizens by creating and sustaining a culture of learning and discovery.

Gather Here. Go Far

NSU is where success begins. Here professors know their subjects and how to get you ready for a career after you graduate. We empower individuals to become socially responsible global citizens by creating and sustaining a culture of learning and discovery.

Gather Here. Go Far

NSU is where success begins. Here professors know their subjects and how to get you ready for a career after you graduate. We empower individuals to become socially responsible global citizens by creating and sustaining a culture of learning and discovery.

Quad State Scholarship

Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate students from Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, or Texas that meet regular admission requirements (not admitted alternatively or on probation) and live on campus, may be eligible for the Quad-State scholarship that waives 100% of their non-resident tuition. This program waives only non-resident tuition. Non-resident tuition is $299.50 per credit hour, in addition to in-state tuition and students are still responsible for paying in-state portion which is $209.50 per credit hour. If you are a legacy student whose parent, grandparent, or sibling earned a degree (bachelors or masters degree) from NSU, you will not be required to live on campus** in order to receive the scholarship.

Interested students must complete an Out-of-State Scholarship Application by August 1 for the summer and fall semesters and by January 1 for the spring term.

**Keep in mind that incoming freshmen are required to live on campus their freshman year unless they live within a 30 mile Radius and then they can submit an exemption form. Please review the Freshman residency policy and exemption information here: Commuter Exemptions

*If you are unable to live on campus, you can email scholarships@nsuok.edu with your on-campus exemption request explaining why you are unable to live on campus. We will then send the request to our scholarship committee for review and contact you once a decision has been made. 

*If the program you are currently enrolled in only charges $1 per credit hour for Non-Resident tuition, you are not eligible for Non-Resident tuition waivers.

When will you begin attending NSU? Select the correct option to apply.

Summer 2022, Fall 2022, or Spring 2023

Summer 2023, Fall 2023, or Spring 2024

Graduate Students

Graduate students from Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, or Texas that meet regular graduate admission requirements (not admitted conditionally) may be eligible for the Quad-State scholarship that waives 80-100% of their non-resident tuition. Regularly admitted graduate students will receive a waiver for 80% of their non-resident tuition which is $327.50 per credit hour. Graduate students that live on campus may receive 100% of their non-resident tuition waived. This program waives only the non-resident portion. Non-resident tuition is charged in addition to in-state tuition and students are still responsible for paying in-state portion which is $266.75 per credit hour. If you are a legacy student whose parent, grandparent, or sibling earned a degree (bachelors or masters degree) from NSU, you will not be required to live on campus in order to receive 100% of your non-resident tuition waived.

Interested students must complete an Out-of-State Scholarship Application by August 1 for the summer and fall semesters and by January 1 for the spring.

*Optometry and PA Program students are not eligible due to differential tuition costs.
*If the program you are currently enrolled in only charges $1 per credit hour for Non-Resident tuition, you are not eligible for Non-Resident tuition waivers.

When will you begin attending NSU? Select the correct option to apply.

Summer 2022, Fall 2022, or Spring 2023

Summer 2023, Fall 2023, or Spring 2024

When will you begin attending NSU? Select the correct option to apply.