Student Services

Veteran Out of State Tuition Waiver

The C.W. Young Tuition Waiver Program (Chapter 1009.26, Section (12)(a) Florida Statues) waives out-of-state fees for an honorably discharged veteran of the United States Armed Forces, Reserve Forces, or the National Guard who physically reside within the state of Florida while enrolled in a degree seeking or certificate program at SCF.  This waiver is only applicable toward 110 percent of the degree or certificate program of which the student is currently enrolled. 

Application Requirements*

  • DD-214 showing Honorable Discharge
  • Proof of residency within the state of Florida in the form of one of the following:
    •   Florida driver’s license or State ID Card
    •   Florida vehicle registration
    •   Florida voter’s registration
    •   Proof of homestead exemption in Florida
    •   Proof of permanent employment in Florida (letter on company letterhead stating that the claimant will be employed at  least 20 hours per week)
    •   A declaration of domicile in Florida
    •   Proof of water, electric, or natural gas bill or payment
    •   Proof of lease agreement

 * This application does not satisfy requirements necessary to establish Florida residency for tuition purposes


  • Download application (click here for application)
  • Complete, sign and date application
  • Submit application, DD-214, and proof of residency documentation to (scanned & emailed document submission preferred). Documents may also be submitted in person to Venice Veteran Services, or faxed to (941) 497-8217
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