FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

NEXUS FAQs

We have an extensive list of frequently asked questions and recommend that you look there in the first instance. If you cannot find an answer please submit your question through our contact page

What resources are available to help me to develop a financial plan to pay for my education?

There are several avenues that students can use to pay for the selected program. When requested by the student, the University will work one-to-one with the student to develop a payment plan that fits the student’s budget and complies with the University directives and procedures. For customized payment accommodations, the student may contact the Bursar’s office at: bursar@nexusuniversity.com

How do I attend class online?

The University uses CANVAS as the Learning Management System (LMS). This is a web-based software that allows the student to access classroom, class materials, assignments, and other class resources, and to communicate with instructors and peers alike. Once you are admitted to Nexus University you will have an user and password to log into the system.

How do I get started?

Get in touch with our admissions team at (305) 575-1300, or admissions@nexusuniversity.com. Then you are ready to Submit your application.

What’s it like to be an online student?

Nexus University provides its students the option to earn their degree online. The classes are both synchronous and asynchronous thus giving students the flexibility to choose. Students receive effective support by administration, faculty and staff; a strong curriculum; access to relevant content; appropriate quantity and quality of structured instructional guidance from qualified instructors; and options for interactions with peers and instructors alike.

How do I pay my tuition?

There are several avenues that students can use to pay for the selected program. When requested by the student, the University will work one-to-one with the student to develop a payment plan that fits the student’s budget and complies with the University directives and procedures. For customized payment accommodations, the student may contact the Bursar’s office at: bursar@nexusuniversity.com

What equipment do I need at my home for successful online learning?

Nexus University utilizes various platform which provide for transfer of knowledge and information. These platforms are accessible via the Nexus University web page. The IT personnel oversees the maintenance and performance of the platforms and information security. Below are the technology requirements for our students at Nexus University. 

Hardware and Peripherals 

  • A processor of 2 GHz or faster
  • 4 GB RAM or greater 
  • A high-speed internet connection with a connection speed of 1.5 Mb/s or better. o The use of satellite and cellular connections may result in slowness or errors (timeouts, access problems) when accessing the classroom and course materials. 

o The use of public access computers and internet (for example, at restaurants and public institutions such as libraries) may result in slowness or errors (timeouts or access problems) when accessing the classroom and course materials. 

Public access computers may not permit any access to certain course materials or systems due to security limitations.

  • Monitor and video card with 1024×768 or greater resolution. 
  • Keyboard and Mouse is recommended. 
  • Speakers/Headphones and Microphone. 

o A noise-cancelling headset is recommended. o Public access computers may not permit usage of speakers, headphones or microphones.

  • A web camera capable of video web conferencing 

o Public access computers may not permit usage of web cameras. A DVD/CD-ROM drive may be needed to install software in select courses.

Can International Students be accepted with an I-20 Visa?

Nexus University cannot accept international students on an I-20 Visa at this moment.