Residency for Tuition Purposes

Residency for tuition purposes determines whether a student pays in-state or out-of-state tuition fees, not if a student is a resident of California.​​ 

 

FORMS

CA Nonresident Tuition Exemption Request (AB540)

CSU Residence Questionnaire

Please fill out the online form (preferred), or print and mail to the address below in PDF or JPEG format:

California State University, Fullerton
Office of Admissions
P.O. Box 6900
Fullerton, CA 92834

All documents for Fall 2021 are due September 1.

 

EXCEPTIONS & EXEMPTIONS

Students who are not classified as California residents for tuiti​on purposes may qualify for an exception or exemption

DETERMINATION DATES

Fall: September 20

Spring: January 25

Summer: June 1

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The laws governing residency for tuition purposes at the  California State UniversityOpens in new window  are California Education Code sections 68000-68090, 68120-68134, 89705-89707.5 and California Code of Regulations, Title 5, Subchapter 5, Article 4, sections 41900-41916.