Any student wanting to appeal a residency relative to his or her current residency status shall complete the Resident Status Appeal Form and submit to the campus residency officer (Associate University Registrar). The Resident Status Appeals Committee will review the appeal and all provided documentation.
1. The Resident Status Appeals Committee shall review the appeal and provide such student with a decision based upon submitted materials. The committee will also notify the University Registrar’s Office, the Financial Aid Office, and the Business Office of their final decision.
2. The student may appeal an adverse ruling with new or additional information to the Executive Director, Enrollment Management, whose decision shall be final.
3. The student has thirty calendar days after the start of the term to issue the appeal.
Resident Status Appeal Committee Procedures
Student submits completed appeal form with supporting documentation to Associate Registrar. Students will be encouraged to submit the form and all documentation at once not separately.
The committee will meet as needed to review appeals.
All residency status changes will be reviewed as a group.
Once the committee decision has been made the student will be notified by their my.washbunrn email.
Students wanting to appeal the committee’s decision will be directed to the Executive Director of Enrollment Management only if new or additional information can be provided.