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FAQ Regarding In-State Residency

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Office of the Registrar

Murray State University
113 Sparks Hall
Murray, KY 42071-3312

(270) 809-5630
(800) 272-4678

(270) 809-3777: Registrar

(270) 809-5727: Registration

(270) 809-3050: Veterans Affairs

Office Hours
Monday - Friday

January - May 
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM CST/CDT

June - July
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM CDT

August - December
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM CST/CDT

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Residency FAQ: Attendance/Out-of-State Institution

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Residency FAQ: Dependent Student

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Residency FAQ: Documentation

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Residency FAQ: Domicile/Residency

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  • 1. What is the difference between domicile and residency?

  • 2. What role does intent play in the establishment of Kentucky residency?

Residency FAQ: Employment

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Residency FAQ: Establishing Residency/Req Evidence

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  • 1. How is a determination of Kentucky residency made?

  • 2. When should a student file a request for residency change?

  • 3. What type of evidence is necessary to establish domicile or residency?

Residency FAQ: Financial Aid

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Residency FAQ: Full-Time Attendance

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Residency FAQ: Gaurdianship

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Residency FAQ: Military

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Residency FAQ: Moving from Kentucky

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Residency FAQ: Moving to Kentucky

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Residency FAQ: Property Ownership

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Residency FAQ: Visa Holders

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