The future of DACA at risk on its tenth anniversary

The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program hit the 10-year mark facing an uncertain future—and concerns that more undocumented students are graduating high school without access to the program’s protections.

Georgetown reinforces its support for DACA

In a statement submitted to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Georgetown University said it is “a proud home to Dreamers” and asserted its support for a proposed rule that would strengthen the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

Common App continues push to address access barriers

The Common App will remove questions thought to deter undocumented students from applying to college and will launch an artificial intelligence chatbot that guides students through the application process.

Supreme Court upholds DACA, protecting thousands in higher ed

The Supreme Court on Thursday blocked the Trump administration from immediately ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program—a program that benefits nearly half of the nation’s 454,000 undocumented college students.

University presidents plan ways to help undocumented students

As higher ed awaits a Supreme Court ruling on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, university leaders are taking stock of existing policies and systems, recognizing that undocumented students could need new paths to financial aid, work experience, and legal representation.