AB540​

​California Nonresident tuition exemption request 

530.242.​7650
admissions@shastacollege.edu
Submit documents to: hloftus@shastacollege.edu​

​Under the procision of the California state Assembly Bill 540 (AB540), some California Non-residents may pay in-state tuition. To qualify a student must the following 2 requirements:

​1st requirement: attendance in a California School​
 
  • Attended a combination of California high school, adult school, and/or California Community College for the equivalent of 3 years or more,
​or
  • ​ Have 3 or more years of California High School coursework AND attended a combination of California elementary, secondary and/or high school of 3 year or more.
If you answered yes to either of these scenarios - scroll down to 2nd requirement.
If you answered no to both of these scenarios - visit our California Residency Application Page 

 
​​2nd requirement: Successful compl​etion of California School​
  • ​Have graduated or will graduate with a California High School Diploma or the equivalent (California issued GED, CHSPE etc.)
or
  • Have completed or will complete an associate's degree from a California Community College
or​​​​
  • Have completed or will complete the minimum requirements at a California Community College​ for transfer to the California State University or the University of California.

If you answered yes to any of these scenarios, complete the AB540 application and submit to hloftus@shastacollege.edu with a copy of your transcripts. 

If you answered no to all of these scenarios - visit our California Residency Application Page