Petition for Exemption of the Second Year Residency Requirement

The following reasons will be considered for exemption of the second year residency requirement:

  • Are 22 Years of Age or Older
  • Reside with Parent or Legal Guardian within 30-mile radius of Lehigh University
  • Married
  • Live with Dependent(s)

Petitions are submitted for a specific academic year. If you were approved for exemption for your first year, you must submit a new petition if you wish to be exempt for your second year.

Petitions for the 2014-2015 academic year must be on file at the Office of Residential Services no later than Friday, February 28, 2014.

Click here for a petition.


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