AB540/AB2000: Exemption from Payment of Nonresident Tuition
Some students may be eligible for exemption from payment of nonresident tuition under Assembly Bill 540 (AB540) / Assembly Bill 2000 (AB2000).
For additional information and eligibility requirements for AB540/AB200, consult the AB540/AB2000 website: http://www.calstate.edu/dreamact/
If you believe you are eligible for exemption of payment of nonresident tuition under AB540/AB2000, complete the California Nonresident Tuition Exemption Request and Affidavit and have an official copy of your final high school transcript with graduation date sent to Cal Poly.
Important note: This summation is not a complete explanation of the laws regarding California residence for tuition purposes. Applicable sections of the California Education Code and Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations are available for review at the Admissions Office, Room 206, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm . You may also review them on-line at:
You may also contact the Admissions Office with questions concerning residency issues not covered here.