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Residency Certification Form

Due to unexpected delays with colleges and universities receiving FAFSA data nationally, the availability of the Fall 2024 Residency Certification form will also be delayed. The FAFSA is an integral part of the citizenship and residency verification process. The date of availability has not yet been determined. Please check back to this page mid-March 2024 for any updates.


Select the Residency Certification Form under your current student classification and the residency term. 

The Summer 2024 Priority Processing Deadline is May 1, 2024 and the Fall 2024 Priority Processing Deadline is July 1, 2024. Any students who submits Residency Certification Forms and/or supporting documents after the Priority Processing Deadline will need to make payment arrangements (at the non-resident rate) by the Tuition Payment Deadline posted on the Bursar's website. There is no guarantee documents submitted after the deadline will be processed in time for Fee Payment Deadline.

The Summer 2024 Residency Certification Form and the Fall 2024 Residency Certification Form will be posted mid-February. 

If additional information is needed, you will be contacted via your USC email account. Your Residency status can be viewed in on your student profile to the right of your ID photo.

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