Proof of Residence/Shared Residence

All parents/guardians must bring two (2) approved items as proof of residence for registration.

NOTE: There are additional requirements listed at the bottom of this page for parents/guardians who share a residence.

The following items will be accepted as proof of residence for registration:

  • TN driver’s license or state-issued ID
  • Current Memphis Light Gas & Water (MLGW) bill
  • Lease/rental agreement
  • Public assistance/government benefits
  • Real estate tax receipt
  • Municipal water bill
  • Mortgage statement or deed




Parents/guardians who live with another person must provide a notarized Shared Residency Affidavit, along with two (2) proofs of residence during registration to the school. The homeowner must also be present and provide two (2) proofs of residence. For questions, contact Student Services, (901) 473-2560.





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