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Waivers

What is a Veterans Tuition Waiver?  

In support of RCW 28B.15.621, Eastern Washington University is making available a limited number of tuition waivers to eligible veterans. 

What is a Veterans Spouse/Dependent Tuition Waiver?

In support of RCW 28B.15.621, Eastern Washington University is making available tuition waivers to eligible veteran's spouses and dependents.  This waiver is for all operating, building, S and A fees, course fees*, and self-supporting and summer tuition.  Mandatory fees (Technology/Health Clinic/Recreation Center Fee/STA) are the responsibility of the student.

Substitute Senate Bill 6371 (2008), amending RCW 28B.15.621 and 28B. 15.385 and re-enacting and amending 28B.15.910 provides a tuition waiver for certain spouses and dependents of military personnel who were killed or permanently disabled while engaged in active military service.

Residency Waivers

Exemption of One Year Waiting Period for Veterans for the Purpose of Resident Tuition at Eastern Washington University
Effective June 12, 2014, Washington State law now removes the one-year waiting period for veterans or active members of the military for the purpose of eligibility for resident tuition. To qualify students must complete this declaration with appropriate documentation and return to the Veterans Resource Center.

Active Duty Personnel Stationed in Washington State and Spouses & Dependents
Active duty military personnel and their spouses & dependents qualify to pay resident tuition rates while the military individual is stationed in Washington State.  Exempted resident status is granted upon satisfactory completion of this form, receipt of a copy of military orders, and copy of the front & back of your military (or dependent) ID card.

Exempt Resident Status for Washington National Guard Personnel
Non-resident National Guard personnel taking over six credits qualify to pay resident tuition rates while in the Washington National Guard.  Exempted resident status is granted upon satisfactory completion of this form, receipt of a front and back copy of military ID and documentation from commanding officer or personnel office verifying current Unit of Assignment.

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