Exception to Residency

Several exceptions to the residency rules apply. They include, but are not limited, to the following:

  • Active duty military personnel stationed in California
    • Bring your Military ID & Current Orders 
  • Spouse or Dependents, under the age of 19, of active duty military personnel stationed in California.


    • Certain minors who remained in California when their parents moved
    • Self-supporting minors
    • Full-time employees of the college or a state agency, or a child or spouse of the full-time employee