Students who wish to file an appeal for Arkansas residency for tuition and fee purposes must submit the Reclassification for Arkansas Residency for Fee Purposes form and supporting documentation to the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid.Â Residency appeals will be processed in the date order they are received.Â Residency appeals will NOT be approved retroactively for previous semesters.Â Students must file the residency appeal for the current or a future term. Please make a note of the application deadlines on the form.
The deadline for Fall and Spring semesters is the census day (11th day of classes) each term. The deadline for Summer term is the census day (5th day of classes). The student will be notified of appeal decision in writing.
Before completing the residency appeal form, you should review the University of Arkansas Board of Trustees Policy. The Arkansas Residency FAQ page also has a wealth of information regarding residency reclassification.