Residency Forms and Guidelines:
When applying for college in the state of Florida, it must be determined if you are
a resident for tuition purposes. To be considered a Florida resident you must have
lived in the state of Florida for at least the previous 12 consecutive months; all
documentation proving Florida residency must be at least 12 consecutive months old
or older and must be current/valid Iincluding Florida driver license, Florida vehicle
registration, and Florida voter registration.
Below you will find the PDF of the Florida Residency Statement for tuition purposes.
Before printing and completing, please click on Acceptable Residency Documents
to review which documents may be used to prove residency. Doucmentation from the
Department of Children and Family Services an/or proof of homeless status may be considered
for Florida residency for tuition purposes.
To submit your Residency Statement and supporting documentation electronically, or
for residency questions, please connect with us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Florida Residency Affidavit
Florida Residency Guidelines at flvc.org
The link above is to the residency guidelines provided by the Florida Department
of Education on the FLVC.org web site. Florida Statutes and the State Board Rules
concerning residency for tuition purposes are listed at this link.
FLORIDA STATE STATUTE 1009.21
Reclassification to Florida Resident
Residency Status Appeal Form
Once a residency status has been determined by SCF personnel and if a student believes
that his or her residency classification is incorrect, he or she may submit a Residency
Status Appeal Form and all supporting documentation is reviewed by the Residency Appeal
Committee and their decision is final and communicated to the student in writing.