Breaking News SEPT 5th: What does the repeal of DACA mean?

AG Jeff Sessions announced that the administration is phasing out the DACA program. What does this annoucement mean?

  • USCIS will not be accepting any new DACA applications meaning no one that is not already a part of the program can apply.
  • Anyone whose DACA expires between now and March 5th, 2018 can apply for a renewal of their DACA and must do so by October 5th.
  • Those with a permit expiring after March 6th, 2018 will not be able to renew and their permit will expire on the date listed on their DACA.
  • There will be no new renewals after March 5th.
  • Click here for English and Spanish info sheets from the American Immigration Lawyers Association on practical and immedaite steps you can take.
  • Need help covering your DACA renewal fees  Click here to apply for grant.
  • Free DACA renewal clinics througout CT

SUPPORT for UNDOCUMENTED STUDENTS

Wesleyan University is committed to supporting undocumented students throughout the addmissions process and through thier four years on campus.

A campus-wide committee comprised of students, staff, and fauculty meet regularly to assess current support for impacted students, workshops designed to increase competency and allyship within the staff and faculty, and review and make policy recommendations to the administration. If you would like to be involved, or need assistance, contact Antonio Farias in the Office for Equity & Inclusion, x4771.

President Roth's commitment to supporting undocumented students

Undocumented/DACA FAQ

UndocuAlly Staff and Faculty - We are stituated throughout the universty and are here to support undocuemented students.  

Connecticut Legal Services' Immigant Legal Advice Hotline  FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL 800-798-0671

MORE RESOURCES TO SUPPORT UNDOCUMENTED STUDENTS: 

For educators:

CT Students for a Dream Educaotr Resources 

Educators for Fair Consideration 

For students:

Wesleyan Admisions and Financial Aid Policy

My Undocumented Life 

United We Dream Network 

College Board aggregated resources for students 

External Legal Resources Database available nationwide

Family Preparedness Planning

If you are staff or faculty and interested in being and UndocuAlly, click here to register for September 29 workshop.