Students wishing to be classified as an Illinois resident for tuition purposes need to appeal their nonresident status by submitting a Petition for Change of Resident Status and documenting that they have fulfilled the residency requirements as outlined in the Board of Trustees Residency Regulations.
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If you are unsure whether you qualify for resident tuition under the Board of Trustees Residency Regulations, contact the Office of Registration and Records at 815-753-8217 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Determination of Residency
Per the Board of Trustees Residency Regulations, the University shall
determine the residency status of each student for the purpose of
establishing whether the student should be assessed in-state or
out-of-state tuition. The decision for each student is based on the
information submitted to the university at the time of application for