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|Maryland In-State Residency Status Form||University System of Maryland Non-resident Tuition Exemption Request||Petition for Change or Appeal of Residency Classification|
|If you are applying to the University for the first time, complete this form to be considered for classification as a Maryland resident and to receive in-state tuition status. Please be sure to answer all questions completely. Failure to submit this form or to complete it properly will result in your residency status being classified as out-of-state.||Non-resident applicants who have graduated from a Maryland high school and completed 60 credits or the Associate's degree at a Maryland community college may be eligible for a non-resident tuition fee exemption. Complete this petition and submit the required documentation to request an exemption. This request should not be submitted until after you have been admitted to the University.||If you are a current student and your residency status has changed, you must submit this form with all the required documentation. The Campus Residency Committee will review the petition and all supporting documents to determine if you have met the standards for in-state status for tuition purposes. This petition is also used by incoming students wishing to appeal an decision made by the Offices of Admission regarding their residency classification.|