Some degree-seeking students who do not meet the criteria to be considered a Florida resident for tuition purposes may still qualify for a waiver of out of state fees regardless of their immigration status.  Review the options below for more details.

 

High School Out of State Tuition Waiver

Palm Beach State College shall waive allowable out of state tuition for those degree-seeking students meeting the following criteria:

  • Attended a Florida High School (private or public) for 3 consecutive years before graduating from a Florida High School (paper transcript required).
  • Submitted an admission application to a Florida College System Higher Education Institution within 24 months of high school graduation.
  • Student does NOT have 3rd attempt courses waived.
  • Student has NOT received more than 110% of their program courses waived.

Eligible students will need to submit the High School Verification (Out of State) Waiver Form for each term the waiver is sought.

 

Veteran/Dependenct Out of State Tuition Waiter Program

Palm Beach State College shall waive allowable fees for each recipient who is eligible for a Veteran or Veteran Dependent where:

  • Student is enrolled full-time or part-time in a program that provides a degree or certificate.
  • Student does NOT have 3rd attempt courses waived.
  • Student has submitted appropriate documentation to the Registrar's Office.
    • Form DD-214.
    • They have been honorably discharged.
    • They physically reside in Florida.
  • Student is entitled and is electing to use educational assistance provided by authorized VA benefits (Veteran or Veteran Dependent)

Eligible students will need to submit the Veteran/Dependent Out of State Tuition Waiver Program Form for each term the waiver is sought.

 

NOTE: Approved waivers are based on your schedule at the time the waiver is submitted.  Courses not listed on your form will revert to the out of state rate. Please be sure your schedule is finalized prior to submission of your waiver!

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