Class Visitor Program allows residents to attend Northern courses

ABERDEEN, S.D. – Local residents can attend a course this fall at Northern State University thanks to the South Dakota Board of Regents Class Visitor Program.

The program allows members of the public who are not currently enrolled as students to pay $100 and attend a course at a South Dakota regental university. To be eligible, individuals must be high school graduates who meet the qualifications of the Regents’ Class Visitor Program.

At Northern, the application period for the Class Visitor Program for fall 2018 runs Aug. 13-30.  Individuals who wish to attend a course must:

  • First, obtain permission from the instructor. A schedule of fall 2018 courses can be found on the Northern website.
  • Next, apply by picking up a Class Visitor Program form at the NSU Registrar’s Office on the first floor of Dacotah Hall.
  • Then, pay the fee at the NSU Finance Office, on the second floor of the Krikac Administration Building.
  • Finally, bring the completed form back to the Registrar’s Office, where it is filed.

For more information about applying for the Class Visitor Program, contact the NSU Registrar’s Office at 605-626-2012 or

About Northern State University

Northern State University is a regional university that offers outstanding academics and exceptional extracurricular activities at an affordable price on a safe, welcoming campus. Northern State recently announced its Educational Impact Campaign, with a goal of raising $45 million for a new South Dakota School for the Blind and Visually Impaired, new athletic and recreation fields, and an on-campus regional sports complex. Once the campaign is complete, NSU will be the recipient of more than $100 million in privately funded building projects and scholarships within a decade. To learn more, visit NSU Admissions.