AB 540和学费减免

This page outlines enrollment fees at 圣地亚哥米拉马尔学院—how much it costs to take classes—和 the impact your immigration status has on the cost of enrollment. It is possible for undocumented 和 immigrant students to pay the lesser "in-state tuition" fee if they are eligible for an exemption from paying non-resident tuition under AB 540.

学费 | AB 540 | 仅限学费的居民 | 特别移民签证



常规注册费为每单元46美元. 我们有时称之为“州内学费”."

非居民学费为每单元331美元. 这个费用是 除了 to the regular enrollment fee 和 must be paid by students who are 不 residents of California for tuition purposes 和 individuals who are undocumented but who 不 qualify for a non-resident tuition exemption (AB 540).


This is how much you will pay for one (1) credit if you are a student who is 加州居民; 因为学费的原因被列为住院学生, or if you qualify for a non-resident tuition exemption under AB 540.


This is how much you will pay for one (1) credit if you are a student who is 不 加州居民; 不 因为学费的原因被列为住院学生, or if you 不 qualify for a non-resident tuition exemption under AB 540.

Students should consider their total cost of living while attending college including housing, 食物, 运输, 书, 等. 这叫做你的 教育成本; to learn more about cost of education at Miramar College visit bhavanavillas.com/services/financial-aid/cost.

请注意: the above enrollment fees are accurate as of November 2023. 要查看完整的收费时间表,请访问 bhavanavillas.com/services/financial-aid/tuition_and_fees.


AB 540:非居民学费豁免

California Assembly Bill 540 (AB 540) is a 2001 law that allows eligible undocumented students access to "in-state tuition" at public colleges 和 universities in California 和 allows those students to apply for in-state financial aid (CA梦想法案).

⭐ To be considered for state-funded financial aid (CA梦想法案)你必须符合a540的资格.

To be eligible for "in-state tuition" under AB 540, you must meet criteria in three categories (status, 出席, 和 completion) 和 you must submit an exemption request (called an ab540宣誓书).


  • 做一个U.S. 公民但不是加州居民, or
  • Be a Lawful Permanent Resident (LPR; have a Green Card), or
  • 获得难民或庇护身份; or
  • Have Special Immigrant Juvenile (SIJ) classification, or
  • 拥有DACA、TPS或VAWA保护; or
  • 持有T型或u型签证; or
  • Be undocumented, be out-of-status, or have no lawful immigration status

你一定有 completed 3 or more years of full-time 出席 (or the credit or hour equivalent; see below) at any combination of the following:

  • 加州高中, 和/或
  • 加州成人学校, 和/或
  • California Community College (noncredit or credit courses)
学校类型 1年出勤 3年出勤
高中 55学分 165个学分
成人学校 or 社区学院(非学分) 420学时 1260学时
社区学院(学期制) 24个学分 72个学分
社区学院(四分之一制) 36个季度学分单位 108个季度学分单位

请注意: the above table represents full-time 出席.


  • 毕业于加州一所高中, or
  • Earned a high school equivalency (GED, HiSet, or TASC), or
  • Attained an associate degree from a California Community College, or
  • Fulfilled the minimum transfer requirements established for the University of California or the California State University for students transferring from a California Community College (this is uncommon; ask us if this applies to you)

你必须 submit an ab540宣誓书 with proof of reported 出席 to the 招生及档案办公室 before you can be charged "in-state tuition."  You can submit your documents online or in-person.

Use the resources below to determine if you are AB 540 eligible 和 get one-on-one support by scheduling an appointment.



To qualify as a California resident for tuition purposes you must verify physical presence in California intent to become a resident one year prior to the residency determination date (the day before classes begin for a new term). 这只适用于美国.S. 公民, 合法永久居民, 绿卡持有人), some individuals with pending status or protection from removal, 以及美国的某些人.S. 持有有效的移民签证.

⭐ This classification is rare 和 often is 不 the best option for DACA, TPS, 以及其他可能符合条件的学生. 跟住院医师专家谈谈 招生及档案办公室 讨论你的选择.

  • The one-year period begins when you are both present in California have demonstrated clear intent to become a resident of California.
  • The burden of proof is on the student to verify both physical presence in California 和 intent to make California your residence.
  • 以学费为目的在加州建立居留权 不 让你有资格 CA梦想法案; you must also be AB 540 eligible to apply for state-funded financial aid.




教育法典第68075条.6 grants an exemption to nonresident tuition for 特别移民签证 (SIV) holders 和 refugee students who settled in California after entering the United States. This exemption is granted for one year from the date the student settled in California upon entering the United States.

  • Iraqi 公民 or nationals (和 their spouses 和 children) who were employed by or on behalf of the U. S. 伊拉克政府(Pub ..L. No. 110-181, § 1244).
  • Afghan 和 Iraqi translators (和 their spouses 和 children) who worked directly with the United States Armed Forces (Publ.L. No. 109-163, § 1059).
  • Afghanistan nationals who were employed by or on behalf of the U.S. Government or in the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan (Publ.L. No. 111-8, § 602).
  • Refugee students admitted to the United States under Section 1157 of Title 8 of the United States Code.

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