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Economic Development

General Information

  • An individual who has come from outside Texas and registered in an educational institution before having resided in Texas for a 12-month period immediately preceding the date of registration is entitled to pay Texas resident tuition rates if the individual or member of their family has located in Texas as an employee of a business or organization that became established in this state as part of the Program of State Economic Development. Must file letter of intent to establish residency with educational institution.

Eligibility: See Texas Education Code SECTION 54.222 and 51.9095.

Required Documentation

  • Letter from Coordinating Board certifying eligibility.



Tuition, Fees and Charges


Authorizing Department(s)

  • Graduate Admissions
  • UG Admissions

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