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Out of State or Nation Fee Waiver

To be considered for an out-of-state/nation waiver, the following minimum conditions must be met. The student must:

  1. Have earned a 2.75 high school GPA as calculated by the ABAC Admissions Office and/or demonstrated outstanding leadership, community service, or extra-curricular activities. Transfer students must have earned a minimum transfer GPA of 2.75 as calculated by the ABAC Admissions Office.  Transcripts are required.
  2. Successfully complete all admissions requirements and be fully and unconditionally admitted to the college.
  3. Must live in on-campus housing.  Contact ABAC Housing at 229-391-5140 for housing questions or assistance.  You may apply online at: www.abac.edu/housing
  4. Apply for financial aid at ABAC by submitting a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  This requirement does not apply to international students attending ABAC on a visa.
    Contact the Financial Aid Office at 229-391-4910 for questions or assistance in submitting the financial aid application.  You may apply online on the Web at:  www.fafsa.ed.gov and use ABAC’s Title IV School Code (001541).  This number must be used when completing the FAFSA in order for ABAC to receive your financial aid application.

 

 Continued Eligibility

Once awarded, the waiver is valid for only one semester.  Students must apply each term they wish to receive a waiver.

  1. Students must complete an associate degree in 3 years and a bachelor degree in 5 years to maintain waiver.
  2. Students must maintain a minimum cumulative institutional GPA of 2.75.  Students who have maintained a 3.0 or better GPA and who have provided student leadership service to the college will be given first consideration.
  3.  Must live in on-campus housing.Contact ABAC Housing at 229-391-5140 for housing questions or assistance.  You may apply for online at:  www.abac.edu/housing
  4. Apply for financial aid at ABAC by submitting a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).    This requirement does not apply to international students attending ABAC on a visa.Contact the Financial Aid Office at 229-391-4910 for questions or assistance in submitting the financial aid application.  You may apply online on the Web at:  www.fafsa.ed.gov and use ABAC’s Title IV School Code (001541).  This number must be used when completing the FAFSA in order for ABAC to receive your financial aid application.
  5.  Students must maintain disciplinary as well as academic standards.  Failure to adhere to ABAC’s Student Code of Conduct (located at www.abac.edu/ses/handbook/conduct.htm) may result in loss of waiver.
  6.  Maintain full time status (12 hours) for Fall and Spring Semesters.

If you have questions, please call the Office of Enrollment Management at 229-391-5009 or email cgladin@abac.edu.

 

Click here for the Out of State/Nation Tuition Differential Waiver