If your home state of record and address after separation is California and the date of discharge is within two years, you will be considered a California resident. You can reclassify using on your DD-214. If your circumstances are different from above, you will need to provide the additional California documentation from the checklist.
Please submit your documentation as follows:
California Residency Requirements
Residency Affidavit Questionnaire
Military Residency Affidavit
AB-540 Tuition Exemption
Fee for Non-California Residents
Fee for Nonresident visa holder