Resources for Undocumented Students

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Admissions
Undergraduate Admissions Process (pdf)

Handbooks

NIU handbook for Undocumented Students (pdf)

An Undocumented Student's Guide to College: Illinois

Educator's Guides from Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC)

NEIU Handbook for Undocumented Students

Scholarships:

A to Z Scholarship Guide

ICCIR Scholarship Guide

2016 DREAM Action NIU Scholarship (March 25, 2016 deadline - application will be available in January)


Latino Specific Scholarships:

USHLI Scholarship (TBA)

ILACHE Scholarship (TBA)

OLE Scholarship (TBA)

Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus Foundation (Application due in October)

Center for Latino & Latin American Studies (March, 18, 2016 - application will be available in January)

NIU Websites:

DREAM Action NIU

Center for Latino and Latin American Studies

Latino Resource Center

PowerPoints:

Admissions PPT

Academic Advising PPT

RESOURCES FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Lessons from the Local Level: DACA's Implementation and Impact on Education and Training Success

Migration Policy Institute 

Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights- www.icirr.org

Family Focus Aurora - www.family-focus.org/centers/aurora

Illinois Latino Council on Higher Education- www.ilache.com

World Relief-Aurora- www.worldrelief.org  

Immigrant Youth Justice League - www.iyjl.org  

ENLACE Chicago- www.enlacechicago.org  

La Voz Latina - www.lavozlatina-rkfd.org  

Educators for Fair Consideration- www.e4fc.org  

National Immigration Law Center- www.nilc.org  

Mexican American Legal Defense Education Fund- www.maldef.org  

Pew Hispanic Center- www.pewhispanic.org  

Urban Institute- www.urban.org