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Can international students qualify for in-state tuition?

If you are not a USA citizen, or a green card holder, you will be applying as an international student, regardless of how long, you have been living in U.S. However, some international students, maybe in notable for in-state tuition. Such as DACA ,H-4 holders, along with many other visa types. International students on F1, F2, J-1 and J-2 visas, will not qualify for in-state tuition. The eligibility of in- state tuition for international students, is determined based on the residency of the parents. If both the parents have reside outside Massachusetts, then international students will be classified, as out state students, for tuition residency purposes.