As part of Undocu-Week , we’ve asked Undocumented Students to share their stories and explain what it means to have support from our allies. Today we’re sharing the story of Yongbing Chang. Being undocumented was something I didn’t realize until I was applying to college. It was the small things – but these small things added … Continued
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Emily came to the United States from South Korea when she was 10 years old. She always dreamed of going to college. Her family believed success in the United States was predicated on hard work. Emily was concerned that because of her undocumented status, her options for college were limited. But she also knew that … Continued
Congratulations to Sean Tan, this year’s recipient of the Birgeneau Recognition Award for Service to Undocumented Students. This award honors undergraduate or graduate students (undocumented or allies) for contributing exemplary community service to undocumented immigrants. Learn more about this award here . About the Chancellor’s Award for Public Service: Each year, the Chancellor recognizes students, staff, … Continued
The National Immigration Law Center reports which states across the U.S. have laws that allow immigrants access to higher education.