How do I prove FL residency?

If this is your first time at PHSC, or you have recently reapplied to PHSC, you will need to provide at least two (2) of the following:

  • FL Driver’s License or FL ID Card (Issue date must be more than 12  months old)
  • Florida Voter’s Registration (Issue date must be more than 12 months old)
  • Florida Vehicle Registration (Plate Issue Date must be more than 12 months old)
  • Proof of purchase of a permanent Florida home which is occupied as a primary residence by the claimant (warranty deed or prof from property appraiser website that states Homestead Exemption)
  • Student’s transcripts from a Florida high school for multiple years (two (2) or more) showing student has received a standard Florida high school diploma or GED, earned within the last twelve (12) months.
  • Proof of permanent full-time employment in Florida for at least 30 hours per week documenting that the claimant has been employed for the past twelve (12) consecutive months. (Signed letter from employer on letterhead stating the dates of employment, average number of hours worked per week, and the contact name and phone number required.)
  • Copy of Florida Pre-paid card with student’s photo identification


 If you do not have any of the above documentation, please contact the Admissions Department at 727-816-3371 or email the Admissions Department at admissions@phsc.edu.


We cannot accept:

  • Bank Statements
  • Birth Certificate
  • Cable and Cell Phone Bills
  • Concealed Weapon/Gun Permit
  • Hand-written self-declaration of domicile in the State of Florida
  • Hunting/fishing License
  • Insurance Cards (Health or Auto)
  • Invalid/Expired Documentation
  • Library Cards
  • Passport
  • Resident Alien Card
  •  Shopping club or rental cards
  • Social Security Card
  • Tax Returns
  • Visa