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Residence Policy

The tuition rate is determined by the student's residence. Residence policy does not apply to international students on a visa.

The student must meet the following criteria to be considered a resident of the district:
   • Must have occupied a dwelling in the district for 30 days prior to the start of classes
   • Must provide a photo ID
   • Must demonstrate district residency by providing at least two of the following documents:
      • Illinois Driver's License
      • Automobile Registration
      • Property Tax Statement
      • Lease or Purchase Agreement
      • Utility or Telephone Bill
      • Library Card
      • Other appropriate dated documentation
      • Triton College mail is excluded

Out-of-District Resident Employed In-District
A student who resides outside of the Triton College district, but is employed by a company or organization within the district, will be entitled to in-district tuition rates if the following conditions are met:
The student and an authorized agent of the company must complete the In-District Worker Form, verifying that the student is employed at least 35 hours per week. This form can be found in the Chargeback department of the Admissions and Records office, located in Room B-216E, and must be submitted prior to the start of the semester.
The student must submit a recent pay stub indicating that he/she is employed at least 35 hours per week by a company or organization within the district or provide other means of employment verification.
The student must be employed at least 35 hours per week.
A new In-District Worker Form must be submitted each semester, prior to the start of classes, to confirm eligibility.

For more information, please contact the Chargeback Office (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3726.