Identification and Recruitment

Certified recruiters are responsible for determining if a child or youth is eligible for the Migratory Education Program. The eligibility criteria below are specified in the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).

If you have any questions about eligibility, please contact Mária Domínguez at mdominguez3@niu.edu or 309-306-2524.

ESSA Eligibility Checklist

Contact Us

Illinois Migrant Education Program
Northern Illinois University
Center for P-20 Engagement: MEP
Lowden Hall 307
1425 W. Lincoln Hwy
DeKalb, IL 60116
IMES@niu.edu
815-753-1420