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CSH Residency Waiver Request Form

  • This form is only for current undergraduate students with a declared major in the College of Science and Health.
  • A request will be denied if the student has not complied with residency waiver request requirements and protocols.
  • Please read and follow the instructions carefully when completing this form

Student Information

Please enter your student ID, name, preferred email address, and information on your expected graduation.

Expected Graduation

Reason and Rationale for Waiver Request

Residency waiver requests are only considered under extraordinary, compelling situations. Information from this section will be used when the CSH Exceptions Committee reviews and deliberates on your request.

Please refer to the following information when providing the reason(s) and rationale statement for your request.

  • Select as many reasons as apply.
  • Requests made purely for financial reasons are generally not considered.

Rationale Statement

Your statement should include:

  • A concise summary of the reason for your request
  • When and where you plan to take courses
  • Which courses you wish to take outside of DePaul
  • How those courses you intend to take will apply toward your degree

Required Documentation

Please upload supporting documentation based on the requirements listed below.

Failure to provide required documentation will cause your request to be denied.

  • All students requesting a waiver are required to upload a completed Transfer Credit Approval (TCA) form.
Additional Requirements
  • Students requesting a waiver due to relocation out of the Chicago-land area are required to upload evidence of their relocation.
  • Students requesting a waiver due to studying abroad are required to upload documentation confirming their acceptance to a study abroad program.


Please acknowledge your compliance with the residency waiver request requirements and protocols referenced in the statements listed below.

Echo Email

This request will automatically be sent to with a copy to the email address you provided above for your records. You may send a copy of your submission to additional email addresses by typing them in the box below.

Documents uploaded to this form cannot be echoed back to you or any additional email addresses you provided and can only be viewed by the CSH Exceptions Committee.

Submission Information

  • Submitting this request does not guarantee that a residency waiver will be granted.
  • Requests that are submitted by the appropriate deadline are typically reviewed on a bi-weekly basis.
  • Further communications regarding this request, will be sent via email from