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Niagara University Senior Term Enrichment Program (NUSTEP)

Students who are in their senior year of high school with an average of 80 percent or above, and who are academically prepared for college-level course work will be notified by the course instructor and/or guidance office of the opportunity to participate in the NUSTEP program. Academically ready juniors will also be considered.

You can take college classes for a fraction of the cost. Courses are $75 per credit hour with a $25 non-refundable registration fee per course and lab (most courses are three credit hours or $250)!*

Get taught by one of your high school teachers using our NU course syllabus and exams at your high school campus!

Online Registration and Payment has been extended to Tuesday, Feb. 23, at 5 p.m. for spring classes. This is the only time and way students can register. There is NO late registration period.

Recommended: Register and pay for all classes online at the same time by credit card.

Courses are $75 per credit hour with a $25 non-refundable registration fee per course and lab (most courses are three credit hours or $250).*

Option two: Register online Feb. 1-19 and mail in a check or money order along with a copy of your online registration to Student Accounts, P.O. Box 2004, Niagara University, N.Y. 14109. Payment MUST be postmarked by Feb. 23, for spring courses. Make checks payable to Niagara University. Please include your name and/or student number on the check.

The Office of Student Accounts cannot accept credit card payment over the phone.

*Student's with families that meet USDA 2020-2021 Income Eligibility Guidelines for free and reduced price meals and have documentation through their school's district office are eligible to receive free tuition. Proof of eligibility must be emailed to by Feb. 15, 2021 for spring courses. When registering, please choose the Free and Reduced option in the Payment section. The student must pay the non-refundable $25 registration fee per class and lab by Feb. 19. Proof of eligibility is due by  Feb. 15.

Please note that all students in a district receiving a free lunch grant do not necessarily qualify for Free and Reduced lunch status through the USDA 2020-2021 Guidelines.  Please check with your guidance or principal's office for paperwork and requirements.