Rules and Regulations for Determining Residence for Tuition Purposes

According to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Bulletin and Pursuant to Title 3, Texas Education Code Effective Fall 2006:

Your status as a resident, nonresident or international (foreign) student will be determined prior to your enrollment (registration). The determination is based on state statutes and rules and regulations promulgated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. You must be prepared to pay tuition and other required fees by specified due dates.

If you have knowledge of an error in your residency status for tuition purposes, it is your responsibility to notify the Residence Determination Officer immediately. You may do so by submitting a residence questionnaire which is available at

Any questions should be directed to the Residency Determination Officer at (713) 743-1010. You may also find the complete rules and regulations on the College for All Texans web site.

Catalog Publish Date: August 22, 2012
This Page Last Updated: August 5, 2011