- Former Students
If the parent/guardian claims New York as their permanent domicile and claims the student as a dependent, the evidence submitted must be that of the parent/guardian. If the student is claiming financial independence and New York as their permanent domicile, the evidence submitted must be that of the student.
Note: Be sure to block out any confidential information, such as social security numbers.
Along with your application form for New York State (NYS) residency, to determine your eligibility, we request copies of the following information, if applicable:
If you are claiming to be an emancipated student and, therefore, are applying for financial independence, we require the following in addition to documentation for NYS residency:
Note: If you are claiming to be financially independent from your parents, any inquiries pertaining to this application must be handled by you, the student. If your application is approved, it is your responsibility to inform your parents that we will not be able to discuss your account with them in the future.