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Veteran Waiver

House Bill 7015 created the Congressman C.W. Bill Young Veteran Tuition Waiver Program, authorizing an out-of-state fee waiver for honorably discharged veterans of the United States (U.S.) Armed Forces, U.S. Reserve Forces or the National Guard who physically reside in Florida.

Application Requirements

1. DD-214 showing Honorable Discharge
Must be Degree-Seeking student
Proof of residency within the state of Florida in the form of one of the following:

  • Florida driver's license or State ID Card
  • Florida vehicle registration
  • Florida voter's registration
  • Proof of homestead exemption in Florida
  • Proof of permanent employment in Florida (Letter on company letterhead stating that the claimant will be employed at least 20 hours per week)
  • A declaration of domicile in Florida
  • Proof of water, electric, or natural gas bill
  • Proof of a lease agreement


Please feel free to contact us at with any questions you may have, or stop by one of our campus locations listed below.

Veteran Student Affairs Offices:
Brandon Campus Student Services Building

BSSB 108

Dale Mabry Campus Learning Resource Center
DLRC 304

Plant City Campus Student Services Building
PSTU 100

SouthShore Campus Student Services Building
SMPF 134

Ybor City Campus Student Services Building