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.

Online Program Out-of-State Tuition Waiver Guidelines
  • 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.
What Does the Waiver Cover?
  • 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.
Who is Eligible for the Waiver?
  • 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
Waiver Exclusions
  • 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.
Information for Active Duty & Reserve Military Personnel

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:

Undergraduate Degrees
  • Exceptional Student Education, B.A.
  • Instructional Design and Technology, B.S.
  • Maritime Studies, B.A.
  • Psychology, B.A.
Graduate Degrees
  • Curriculum & Instruction, Ed.D.
    • Curriculum and Assessment
  • Curriculum & Instruction, Ed.S.
  • Accountancy, M.Acc.
    • Professional Accountancy
    • Professional Taxation
  • Business Administration with an emphasis in Aviation Economics Emphasis Online, M.B.A.
  • English, M.A.
  • Exceptional Student Education Comprehensive, M.A.
    • Applied Behavior Analysis
    • Special & Alternative Education
  • Healthcare Administration, M.H.A.
  • Instructional Design and Technology, M.Ed.
    • Instructional Technology
    • Performance Technology
  • Mathematics, M.S.
  • Political Science, M.A.
  • Public Administration, M.S.A.
  • Public Health, M.P.H.
  • Reading, M.Ed.
Certificate Programs

Undergraduate Certificate Programs

  • Business Intelligence
  • Career and Technical Education
  • Database Systems
  • Information Security Management
  • Technology Systems Support

Graduate Certificate Programs

  • Business Analytics
  • Civics Educator
  • Data Science
  • Database Systems
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Emergency Management and Infection Control
  • Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Graduate Business Foundations
  • Health Informatics & Health Informatics Advanced
  • Human Resources Management
  • Information Security Management
  • Instructional Design & Technology
  • Not-For-Profit Administration
  • Professional Accountancy
  • Supply Chain Logistics Management
  • Virtual Educator

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

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

Questions?

If you have questions about online campus out-of-state tuition waivers please email olcwaivers@uwf.edu