The bill requires a state institution of higher education (institution) to offer in-state tuition classification to students who would not otherwise qualify for in-state tuition if the student is a member of an American Indian tribe with historical ties to Colorado.
shall not may count the student as a resident student for any other purpose within the tuition classification statutes and for purposes of resident enrollment requirements . The student is eligible to apply for the Colorado opportunity fund stipend and may be eligible for state-funded financial aid, and may be eligible for private financial aid programs.
(Note: Italicized words indicate new material added to the original summary; dashes through words indicate deletions from the original summary.)
(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)