Nova Scotia: National Student Exchange

National Student Exchange (NSE) is facilitated by the Career Development Center

Any student who wishes to apply for an NSE program should contact: 


Students who are accepted to participate in NSE programs in Canada, Puerto Rico, Guam, or the U.S. Virgin Islands are subject to UVU international travel policy & procedure. Students will be required to enroll in international travel medical insurance through The Office of International & Multicultural Studies & complete international pre-departure trainings. Please contact The Office of International & Multicultural Studies after your acceptance in to an NSE program.

Program Details:

At Cape Breton University, graduates have consistently ranked their overall educational, teaching and instruction experience as outstanding. CBU promises and delivers an exceptional educational experience for students. Our faculty, students and graduates are recognized nationally and internationally for innovative accomplishments from academic excellence to athletic prowess. These successes contribute to Cape Breton University's growing reputation for excellence both in and out of the classroom.

Program Dates:

Fall: 09/08/2016 - , Spring: 05/05/2016 -

Campus location:

Located on Canada's stunning East Coast, CBU makes its home in the Cape Breton Regional Municipality, the largest urban centre on Cape Breton Island. With a population of 110,000 residents, the municipality boasts the amenities of a larger centre, with the welcoming, supportive atmosphere of a small town.

Estimated per semester costs for plan A tuition & fees: $3,383.00

Estimated per semester costs for room & meals: $5,305.00