What is HB 144?

HB 144 is a House Bill that passed in 2002, in the state of Utah that allows qualifying undocumented students to pay in-state tuition if he or she attends a Utah college or university. This means that even though a student does not have residency status, they may attend Weber State University at the same rate as Utah residents. 

HB-144 Eligibility (effective July 1, 2002)

In order to QUALIFY for HB 144, a student must meet the following requirements:

  • Student must have attended a UTAH high school for three (3) years or more consecutive years.
  • Students must have graduated from a UTAH high school with a diploma or G.E.D.
  • Student must NOT be registered as an entering student at a Utah college or university before the fall semester of 2002.
  • Students must have filed an application to legalize their immigration status or will file an application as soon as they are eligible (In other words, when the student has an opportunity to change his or her legal status, they will)

For more information regarding HB-144, please visit the Utah State Legislature website.

HB-144 Affidavit

Please fill out the online Non-Resident Tuition Exemption Affidavit using the button located below. Please wait until you have been admitted to Weber State University before completing. The form will then populate with the information you provided in your application for admission. 

After submitting of form, please mail, fax, or hand-deliver an official (sealed and unopened) copy of your high school transcript showing your graduation date to the WSU Admissions Office.