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- Senior citizens reduced tuition (S.D. residents)
- High School Dual Credit
Do you need an ACT or SAT score to apply for admissions? No! Visit Undergraduate Admissions Requirements to learn more.
NSU’s school code is 003466. The FAFSA is available at fafsa.gov starting October 1, with a priority deadline of March 1. Award offers showing your federal aid eligibility will be mailed beginning in early spring.
List Northern State University (ACT code 3916/SAT code 6487) to request that your test scores be sent directly to us. While you may be admitted without a standardized test score, we offer multiple scholarships that require an ACT or SAT score.
Send official transcripts from all schools you've attended to NSU Admissions.
If you've taken college classes in the past - but didn't complete a degree - you can finish on campus or online. We will work with you on a program evaluation to determine which courses will complete your degree. Visit the Returning Students page to learn more!