The Undocumented Working Group DREAMers mission is to identify meaningful paths of opportunities for students who have identified as undocumented . These students are unable to tap federal financial resources. This barrier, and other socio-cultural issues inhibit retention and degree attainment. Our commitment is to research, document, be a resource and a voice that supports these students as they explore their collegiate journey. We hope to influence policy and inact change that will support students who dare to dream.
Students who are unable to receive federal financial aid due to their residency status should not shy away from utilizing all resources available to them:
- Oregon Tuition-Equity Under House Bill 2787, certain students in the State of Oregon may qualify for resident tuition rates. Read more.
- Oregon Tuition Equity Frequently Asked Questions
- Oregon Gear UP
The UndocuScholars Project
In the Shadows of the Ivory Tower:Undocumented Undergraduates and the Liminal State of Immigration Reform
College & University Presidents Call for U.S. to Uphold and Continue DACA: Statement in Support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program and our Undocumented Immigrant Students
American Immigration Council. "Know Your Rights" Refresher for Immigrants: As a reminder to immigrant communities, the National Immigration Law Center released a helpful guide which explains what individuals should do if they encounter law enforcement or Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials.
SEE ALSO: CMAE Resources for UO students