Office of the Registrar

Ohio In-State Residency: C4 (Ohio GI Promise)

If you are a veteran, veteran’s spouse or veteran’s dependent...

OBR rules state, "A veteran, and the veteran’s spouse and any dependent of the veteran, who meets both of the following conditions:

(a) The veteran either (i) served one or more years on active military duty and was honorably discharged or received a medical discharge that was related to the military service or (ii) was killed while serving on active military duty or has been declared to be missing in action or a prisoner of war.

(b) If the veteran seeks residency status for tuition surcharge purposes, the veteran has established domicile in this state as of the first day of term of enrollment in an institution of higher education. If the spouse or a dependent of the veteran seeks residency status for tuition surcharge purposes, the veteran and the spouse or dependent seeking residency status have established domicile in this state as of the first day of a term of enrollment in an institution of higher education, except that if the veteran was killed while serving on active military duty or has been declared to be missing in action or a prisoner of war, only the spouse or dependent seeking residency status shall be required to have established domicile in accordance with this division."

Documentation required:

  • A copy of the veteran’s DD214 or a copy of the DD1300, if dependent on someone with this classification
  • If the student is the spouse of the veterian, a copy of the marriage certificate
  • A copy of lease, mortgage agreement, or property deed which includes date of occupancy and signature page as of first day of enrollment or sworn affidavit from landlord/roommate/parent stating veteran is residing at address in Ohio.

Ohio GI Promise

Information on the Ohio GI Promise is available on the Ohio Board of Regents web site at http://uso.edu/opportunities/ohioGIpromise or by calling 1-877-VETS-OH-1 (1-877-838-7641).

Information on the Federal GI Bill can be found online at http://www.gibill.va.gov or by calling 1-888-GIBILL-1 (1-888-442-4551).

Information regarding veteran benefits is available from The University of Toledo's Military Service Center.

 

Last Updated: 6/26/15