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Active Duty Military and Military Spouses and Dependent Residency Exception

For the purpose of tuition and fees applicable for all programs of study, including distance learning programs, all campuses of the University of Arkansas System shall classify students who are veterans or members of the armed forces, and their spouses and dependents, as “instate” or “resident,” in accordance with Section 702 of the Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act of 2014, 38 U.S.C. 3679(c), as amended, and Arkansas Code Annotated § 6- 60-205.

The specific criteria for eligibility are to be set forth in University of Arkansas System wide Policy and Procedure (UASP) 520.7, which shall be amended from time to time as needed to ensure compliance with current state and federal law.