Non-Resident/Out of State Students
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Residence status is determined by the Office of Admissions and Recruiting after the completed application for admission has been submitted.
Detailed information on residency qualifications/exceptions.
Non Resident/Out-of-State Fee Waivers
Graduate Assistants and athletic scholarship recipients may receive a non resident fee waiver.
A student granted a waiver is expected to make steady progress toward a degree. Appeals may be reviewed by the appropriate committee.
First-time students will be considered for the McNeese Access Award through the online application for admission and scholarships.
The Scholarships Office will notify eligible students of their award status.
(US Citizens/Permanent Residents)
|McNeese Access Award||Students with less than 12 hours of college work
|$2,500 per semester||Awarded to qualified students who are not residents of Louisiana|
|Students with 12 or more hours of college work
|McNeese Special Achievement Award||
|$2,500 per semester||Awarded to qualified students who are not Louisiana residents, such as those with high achievement in debate, visual arts or dance, music or theater performance; cheerleaders; flag corps; spirit groups; and the Student Government Association president|