In-state Tuition

Program Description

Eligible active duty military and veterans receive in-state tuition rates at URI, CCRI, and RIC immediately upon establishing residence in RI.


  • Veteran of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, or any state's National Guard who served 24 months active duty or was injured on active duty.
  • Veteran must be eligible for GI Bill benefits.
  • Veteran must be U.S. citizen or have a permanent residency card.
  • Veteran must establish domicile in RI.
  • Veteran of the Armed Forces with 10 years of active duty may transfer this benefit to their spouse or dependents.


  • Certificate of eligibility for GI Bill benefits.
  • RI mailing address (no PO Box).