Resident Rate Tuition for Nonresident Veteran Students
Effective for Summer Session 2014, qualified military veteran students may be eligible for resident tuition rates. To qualify for this new benefit, nonresident military veteran students must meet the following criteria:
- Be a veteran of: "Uniformed services of the United States army, navy, air force, marine corps, coast guard, United States public health service commissioned corps, national oceanic and atmospheric administration commissioned corps, national guard or any reserve or auxiliary component thereof." SF0061 Students will be required to provide documentation they have received an honorable discharge.
- Apply to attend UW within one year of honorable discharge from military service.
- Provide evidence that the veteran has taken steps to establish residency in Wyoming, which may include a Wyoming voter registration card, a current Wyoming driver's license or identification card, a current Wyoming vehicle registration, evidence of employment in Wyoming, a current real property lease or purchase agreement showing the veteran as lessee or purchaser of a Wyoming residence, a utility bill showing a current account for a residence in Wyoming in the veteran's name, or other evidence that can be reviewed by UW.
- The benefit will also apply to veteran students who are currently enrolled at UW as of April 1 2014, if they meet the above criteria.
For more information, please contact:
University of Wyoming Veterans Service Center
Marty Martinez, Project Coordinator
Knight Hall, Room 241