Border County Fee Waiver

Graduate students who are legal residents of an out-of-state county bordering a Georgia county in which the reporting institution or a Board-approved external center of the University System is located may apply for a waiver of non-resident (out-of-state) tuition assessment. Georgia Southern University graduate students who live in an out-of-state county that borders Chatham County in Georgia, (Jasper and Beaufort, SC) and attend classes at the Coastal Georgia Center in Savannah are eligible for this waiver. Also, Georgia Southern University graduate students who attend the Augusta Center in Augusta, Georgia and are majoring in the Ed.D. Educational Administration program who live in an out-of-state county that borders Richmond County in Georgia, (Aiken and Edgefield, SC) are eligible for this waiver.