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Office of the Registrar

Ohio Residency for Tuition Purposes

Application Steps

Step 1: Review the Deadlines

Step 2: Read the Overview and Important Facts

Step 3: Read the Eligibility Criteria and Residency FAQ

Step 4a: Complete the Ohio Residency Application, or

b: Indiana residents click here for Metropolitan and Reciprocity application information

c: Kentucky residents click here for Metropolitan and Reciprocity application information



Fall 2018 applicants should provide their 2017 tax return. Please do not send your 2016 tax return.

2018-2019 Residency Applications Deadlines By Term

Application Term  Applications Accepted: Deadlines 
Fall 2018 June 1, 2018 Aug. 27, 2018
Spring 2019 Sept. 1, 2018 Jan. 14, 2019
Summer 2019 Feb. 1, 2019 May 13, 2019
*Please note: Fee payment deadlines cannot be extended while a student’s residency application is being reviewed. Students may opt to pay by using the university’s tuition payment plan. Information on payment plans can be found on the Bursar's webpage.