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Please bring the following original documents along with you to the Registrar's Office when applying for the Residency Reclassification Affidavit.  Photocopies will not be accepted:

  • Permanent Resident Visa card - Students are not eligible without a Permanent Resident Visa card, absolutely no exceptions.
  • Passport 
  • Political Asylum - Students studying in the United States under political asylum must bring in the original paperwork for the political asylum. 
  • Current mortgage or lease (or rent receipts for the preceeding one year)
  • Federal and Connecticut income tax return for the most recent year 

Please provide the following optional items, which, while proof of residency, do have "probative" value in the decision:

  • Current driver's license 
  • Current automobile registration 
  • Certified copy of voter registration
  • Any other document that will establish proof of Connecticut residency 

Contact Information

Jennifer Ruggiero
Assistant Registrar
Wintergreen Building 174A
Southern Connecticut State University
501 Crescent Street,
New Haven, CT 06515
Phone: (203) 392-8887, Fax: (203) 392-5320  

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Southern Connecticut State University
Revised: 5/17/16