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Online Campus Out-of-State Tuition Waiver Information

Tuition waivers are available to non-Florida residents (including international students) admitted to Online Campus programs and registered for online courses in active pursuit of that degree or certificate.

Waiver Eligibility and Guidelines

The renewal of Online Campus Out-of-State Tuition Waivers is not automatic. Waivers requests must be submitted every semester and are not retroactive for previous semesters.

  • The renewal of waivers is not automatic. Waiver requests must be submitted every semester.
  • Waiver requests are valid only for currently enrolled semester(s). 
  • Waiver requests cannot be submitted for previously enrolled semesters.
  • If you register for additional course(s) after waiver approval, please submit another waiver including the new course.
  • Allow 7 business days for waiver processing. The waiver does not preclude a student's fee payment responsibility with regard to payment deadlines.

  • The 90% out-of-state tuition waiver (waiver of non-residence tuition) for graduate students until degree completion or 45 credit hours.
  • 75% out-of-state tuition waiver (waiver of non-residence tuition) for undergraduate students until degree completion or 120 credit hours.

  • Students may be eligible for the Online Campus Out-of-State Tuition Waiver if they:
  • Are a Non-Florida Resident (including International students), being charged the out-of-state tuition, and
  • Are admitted to an Online Campus (OLC coded) degree or certificate
  • Are enrolled in Online Campus (OLC coded) courses

  • Students who are currently classified as a Florida resident for tuition purposes
  • Students who have been granted a temporary residency status
  • Students who qualify for Alabama residency for tuition purposes
  • Students whose residency status has not been confirmed (FL Resident - needs verification)
  • Students enrolled in Self-Supporting and Market Rate programs. A list of these Self-Supporting and Market Rate programs/courses and their pricing is available on the University's Tuition and Fees page
  • Students enrolled as Academic Common Market students.

Non-Florida resident members of the U.S. Armed Forces on active duty stationed outside of Florida are provided, per Florida statute, a 100% waiver of all non-resident tuition and non-resident fees.  Contact the Military and Veterans Resource Center (MVRC) for more information and instructions to apply.

Eligible Online Programs

Tuition waivers as described above are available to non-Florida residents who are assessed non-resident tuition, admitted to Online Campus programs (below), and registered for online courses in active pursuit of that degree or certificate:

  • Accounting, B.S.B.A.
  • Criminal Justice, B.A.
  • General Business, B.S.B.A.
  • Exceptional Student Education, B.A.
  • Instructional Design and Technology, B.S.
  • Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Community Education Specialization, B.A.
  • Maritime Studies, B.A.
  • Psychology, B.A.
  • Supply Chain Logistics Management, B.S.B.A.

  • Accountancy, M.Acc.
    • Professional Accountancy
    • Professional Taxation
  • Business Administration with an emphasis in Aviation Economics Emphasis Online, M.B.A.
  • Criminal Justice, M.S.
  • Curriculum & Instruction, Ed.D.
    • Curriculum and Assessment
  • Curriculum & Instruction, Ed.S.
  • Data Science, M.S.
  • English, M.A.
  • Environmental Science. M.S.
    • Environmental Science (non-thesis)
  • Exceptional Student Education Comprehensive, M.A.
    • Applied Behavior Analysis
    • Special & Alternative Education
  • Healthcare Administration, M.H.A.
  • Health Promotion & Worksite Wellness, M.S.
  • Instructional Design and Technology, Ed.D.
  • Instructional Design and Technology, M.Ed.
    • Instructional Design and Technology
    • Technology Leadership
  • International Affairs, M.A.
  • Mathematics, M.S.
  • Movement Sciences & Health, M.S.
    • Physical Education and Sports Performance Specialization
  • Political Science, M.A.
  • Public Administration, M.S.A.
  • Public Health, M.P.H.
  • Reading, M.Ed.

Undergraduate Certificate Programs

  • Business Analytics
  • Database Systems
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information Security Management
  • Management Development

Graduate Certificate Programs

  • Accountancy
  • Acquisition and Contract Administration
  • Business Analytics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Emergency Management and Infection Control
  • Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Graduate Business Foundations
  • Health Informatics
  • Human Resources Management
  • Information Security Management
  • Managing Sustainability and Resiliency Online Certificate
  • Social Media for Public Relations & Advertising Graduate Certificate
  • Supply Chain Logistics Management
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

How Do I Apply?

After you are enrolled in courses, review the Waiver Eligibility and Guidelines above, and then complete the form linked below. 

Online Program Out-of-State Tuition Waiver Form

Questions?

If you have questions about qualifying for Online Campus Out of State Tuition Waivers or any other questions, please email olcwaivers@uwf.edu