Financial costs for NEASC membership may include annual dues, candidacy fees, evaluation fees, and the expenses associated with on-site peer review visits. Institutions assume the cost of travel, lodging, and meal expenses for Visiting Team members.
The annual dues for schools who are Members or Candidates for Membership in the Commission on International Education are set by the Board of Trustees each year in accordance with the By-laws of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. At its meeting on April 27, 2017, the New England Association of Schools and Colleges Board of Trustees approved the Association's budget for fiscal year 2017-2018.
|Annual Membership Fees (in US dollars)|
|NOTES: Annual Dues based on FTE as of September 1, 2017|
|Other Fees (in US dollars)|
|ACE Application Fee||$1,500|
|ACE Foundations Visit (1)||$2,000|
|ACE Learning Principles Visit||$2,500|
|ACE External Review/Team Visit||Same as Annual Dues|
|Additional Program/New Campus (2)||$1,500|
|Special Report and Special Visit||$ 2,000 1-1000 students
$ 2,500 1001-1500 students
$ 2,800 1501+ students
(1) Initial two-day eligilibity visit following receipt of school application
(2) Charged if a visit is deemed necessary.
Schools requesting temporary Eligibility Certificates or other documentation in order to satisfy regulatory requirements established by local authorities, will incur a fee for this service.