8 LONG TITLE
9 General Description:
10 This bill amends provisions related to alumni legacy nonresident scholarships.
11 Highlighted Provisions:
12 This bill:
13 ▸ repeals a provision that restricts a student from counting time toward establishing
14 resident student status while the student receives an alumni legacy nonresident
15 scholarship; and
16 ▸ makes technical changes.
17 Money Appropriated in this Bill:
19 Other Special Clauses:
21 Utah Code Sections Affected:
23 53B-8-103.5, as last amended by Laws of Utah 2013, Chapter 23
25 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah:
26 Section 1. Section 53B-8-103.5 is amended to read:
27 53B-8-103.5. Alumni legacy nonresident scholarships.
28 (1) In addition to other nonresident tuition scholarships, the president of an institution
29 may [
30 nonresident scholarships.
31 (2) The purposes of alumni legacy nonresident scholarships are to:
32 (a) assist in maintaining an adequate level of service and related cost-effectiveness of
33 auxiliary operations in institutions of higher education;
34 (b) promote enrollment of nonresident students with high academic aptitudes; and
35 (c) recognize the legacy of past graduates and promote a continued connection to their
36 alma mater.
37 (3) To qualify for an alumni legacy scholarship, a student shall:
38 (a) enroll at an institution within the state system of higher education for the first time;
40 (b) have at least one parent or grandparent who graduated with an associate's degree or
41 higher from the same institution in which the student is enrolling.
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