North Dakota Residency

North Dakota Residency for Tuition Purposes Information

Students will log into Campus Connection and click on the eForms tile as shown below to access the Application for Resident Status. Click on Resident Student Status Form on the left side of the page. Students should monitor their NDSU email for any communication about the completion of the form.


For students seeking to become a North Dakota resident for tuition purposes:

  • If you are planning to change your residency status you must apply and be approved for the residency change prior to each semester deadline. If you successfully change your residency within this time period your tuition amount will be able to be adjusted to your new resident status for the current semester.
  • Please contact the Office of Registration and Records if you have any further questions regarding residency change.
  • Refunds/credits will not be given for terms the student attended prior to approval of the application for the North Dakota Resident Tuition Rate. 
Please note: Adjustments in tuition rates will only be made for the current term; no previous terms will be adjusted.

Documentation Needed for ND Residency

Last Day to Apply for North Dakota Residency for Tuition Purposes
Fall 2023 Friday, September 8, 2023
Spring 2024 Friday, January 26, 2024
Summer 2024 Friday, July 5, 2024