District of Columbia Residency Rules

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How to get in-state at Universities in District of Columbia:

DC has few schools, each of which has its own policies and implementations.  Therefore, instead of generalizations about the state, you are best served by seeing below links to available in-state overviews for college and universities in District of Columbia.

To see all of In-State Angels’ university-specific in-state overviews written so far for universities across the country, go here.

Washington DC Reciprocity Agreements:

Washington DC, because it is not an official US state, does not participate in any traditional regional reciprocity agreements.  However, there is a special arrangement called The DC Tuition Assistance Grant (DC TAG) which every DC resident needs to know about!

See Tuition Reciprocity Agreements Explained

See Tuition Reciprocity Agreements Overpromise & Under-Deliver


University-Specific Overviews Below:

Below please find links to in-state overviews for select universities in DC. If your college is not highlighted, then please consider buying a University-Specific Nutshell Report or see all available university-specific in-state overviews.


Popular Universities in DC:

University of DC

Every College in DC Is Unique

Just as every state has its own in-state regulations, each college in the state has its own interpretations. Learn everything important about how to actually earn in-state tuition at the university in DC you’re most interested in.

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University-Specific Nutshell Report

Everything important you need to know about actually earning in-state at your university.