Tuition Waivers

Does USU offer tuition waivers for international students?

Yes!  Utah State University is proud to be support international students' academic efforts through different funding opportunities.  Whether you are a first-generation college student or carrying on the legacy of your parents, the USU is here to help make your dreams a reality!

Non-Resident Tuition Waiver (HB 118)

This waiver removes the non-resident portion of tuition, allowing you to pay only in-state tuition and fees.

To qualify for this waiver you much meet the following criteria:

  • Be lawfully admitted in the United States
  • Attend a Utah high school for at least 3 years
  • Graduate from a Utah high school

To apply for this waiver, please click here to download the application form.

If you have already graduated from high school, you must submit a final high school transcript with your graduation date posted along with your application.

If you have not yet graduated, you must submit your current Utah high school transcript and a letter from a school administrator (see application) stating that you have met their graduation requirements.

This is only a summary of the application.  Please read the full application carefully during the application process.  Please direct any questions to the Office of Global Engagement.

Alumni Legacy Non-Resident Waiver

The Alumni Legacy Non-Resident Waiver was created to help children and grandchildren of USU alumni follow in their family's footsteps and become Aggies!

If you have a parent or grandparent who graduated from Utah State University, you can apply to have the non-resident portion of your tuition waived.

Application Deadlines:

  • Spring Semester: November 1
  • Fall Semester: August 1

To apply for this waiver, please click here to visit the USU Admissions page dedicated to the waiver.