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2020 - 2021 Dallas College Catalog

2020 - 2021 Catalog
Undocumented Student Residency

According to Texas State Law, you can be admitted to Dallas College and be considered a resident of Texas for tuition purposes if you resided in Texas and met all the following conditions:

  • Graduated or will graduate from a Texas public or private high school or received the equivalent of a high school diploma in Texas;
  • Resided in Texas for 36 months leading up to graduation from high school or receiving the equivalent of a high school diploma;
  • Have resided or will have resided in Texas for the 12 months prior to the census date of the semester in which you will enroll in Dallas College.
  • Sign the Dallas College Affidavit of Intent to Become a Permanent Resident that states you have filed or will file an application to become a permanent resident at the earliest opportunity you are eligible to do so.

The Matricula Consular I.D. Card can be utilized as an I.D. for admissions purposes. Learn more about this card by accessing the Mexico Ministry of Foreign Affairs website at