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Kentucky Residency

For questions regarding Residency status, please call 855-246-2477.

On the admissions application, there are questions relating to residency. How you answer these questions determines if you are identified as a Kentucky resident or an out-of-state resident.

If it is determined that you are an out-of-state resident and you wish to apply for in-state residency, you will need to complete and submit the notarized affidavit, along with supporting documentation, to the Office of Admissions by the term deadline: 

Office of Admissions

Cooper Campus
119 Oswald Building
470 Cooper Drive
Lexington, KY 40506


Leestown Campus
One Stop, Building C
164 Opportunity Way
Lexington, KY 40511

Please note that we are unable to review a residency affidavit if it is submitted past the established deadline for the desired term or if it is submitted for a previous term.  Any concerns regarding residency must be addressed no later than the end of the first month of the semester.

Residency Guidelines and Application

Residency Guidelines (PDF)

Residency Appeal Checklist (PDF)

Residency Application (PDF)

Residency Application and Documentation Guidelines:

Summer 2015
Absolute Deadline: July 26, 2015

Fall 2015

Absolute Deadline: September 21, 2015

Fall 12 Week Session 2015

Absolute Deadline: November 13, 2015

Spring 2016
Absolute Deadline: February 10, 2016

Spring 12 Week Session 2016
Absolute Deadline: March 11, 2016