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VARIABLE NAME: INDEFST

DESCRIPTOR: Student Type for Fee Purposes (Fee Class)

DEFINITION: Defines non-resident students' justification for paying in-state tuition.

VALUES:

  • 01 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Academic Common Market Participants
    02 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Military Personnel (Graduate students only)
    03 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Military Dependents
    04 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Employees of SC State Supported Colleges and Universities
    05 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Exchange Students
    06 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Military Twelve-Month Grace Period Provision
    07 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Persons Who Qualify Under a 3 Year Grace Period
    08 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Military Personnel (Undergraduate students only)
    09 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Dependents of SC State Supported Colleges and Universities
    10 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Full-time Employees
    11 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Dependents of Full-time Employees
    12 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Retired Persons
    13 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Dependents of Retired Persons
    14 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Persons on Terminal Leave
    15 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Dependents of Persons on Terminal Leave
    16 = Resident Tuition-Exception, Reciprocity Agreements-As Approved by the General Assembly
    17 = Resident Tuition-Exception, German Sister-State Agreement

NOTE: This code defines Fee Residency (RESCLASS) exceptions (non-resident students paying in-state tuition).

SOURCE: USC INFO File

EXAMPLE: To select students that received tuition-exception because they are military dependents, type INDEFST='03' in the WHERE statement.