Non-Resident Tuition Waivers FAQS

 


Do I have to submit a Non-Resident Tuition Waiver every semester?

How many hours do I need to be registered for to qualify for a Non-Resident Tuition Waiver?

What is the deadline to submit a Non-Resident Tuition Waiver?

I am submitting my waiver late, do I need to submit additional information?

I am the spouse of a graduate assistant, do I qualify for a Non-Resident Tuition Waiver?

When will I see my waiver applied to my account?


Do I have to submit a Non-Resident Tuition Waiver every semester?

Non-Resident Tuition Waivers must be submitted, along with the required supporting documents as necessary, at the beginning of each semester. Non-Resident Tuition Waivers for non-academic units, HSC units, and waivers for spouse/dependent(s) should be submitted to the Office of Graduate and Professional Studies.

How many hours do I need to be registered for to qualify for a Non-Resident Tuition Waiver?

To be eligible to receive a Non-Resident Tuition Waiver the student must be registered full-time (9 hours during the Spring and Fall and 3 or 6 as applicable during the Summer) in all semesters including their final semester.

What is the deadline to submit a Non-Resident Tuition Waiver?

Non-Resident Tuition Waivers must be submitted by the 12th class day of the Spring and Fall semesters and by the 4th class day of each Summer session.

I am submitting my waiver late, do I need to submit additional information?

All late Non-Resident Tuition Waivers must be submitted to the Office of Graduate and Professional Studies. Late Non-Resident Tuition Waivers must be submitted with the Non-Resident Tuition Waiver request form, a copy of the job details screen in Workday verifying employment in an eligible title code, and a memo from the employing department stating the reason the waiver is being submitted late. Also include an outline of the department/unit procedures to prevent late waivers in the future.

I am the spouse of a graduate assistant, do I qualify for a Non-Resident Tuition Waiver?

A spouse or dependent(s) of eligible graduate assistants qualifies to receive Non-Resident Tuition Waivers. With spouse/dependent waivers, students must provide proof of legal marriage/dependency. Click here to fill out the Spouse Waiver Form.

When will I see my waiver applied to my account?

Non-Resident Tuition Waivers that are submitted by the deadlines have a processing time of 3-5 business days. Once processed, they are immediately entered into TWAPMTS and should post to your account within 24 hours. Late Non-Resident Tuition Waivers have a processing time of 7-10 business days and are sent to Student Business Services to be applied to a student’s account. That typically takes about 3 business days.