Guide to Higher Education as an Undocumented Student

By |2021-06-17T15:33:18-04:00June 17th, 2021|DACA|

It can be tough to narrow down higher education options after graduation for most students. There are state and private college options, trade schools, and community colleges to choose from, and each option offers a different price point, a different trajectory, and a different path. These choices become even more difficult when there are other [...]

A DACA Recipient’s Guide to Buying a Home

By |2021-05-07T06:21:15-04:00February 19th, 2021|Biden, DACA, Immigration Policies|

This article originally appeared on mymove.com News broke last week that Dreamers now officially qualify for FHA-backed loans, so if you’re a DACA recipient, here’s what you need to know before buying your first home. Three things to consider before you buy Buying a home may be the largest financial commitment you’ll make in your [...]

US Citizenship Act of 2021 – Immigration Reform Bill Sent to Congress on President Biden’s First Day.

By |2021-05-07T10:10:56-04:00January 21st, 2021|Announcements, Biden, Citizenship Act of 2021, Immigration, Immigration Policies, Immigration Reform Bill|

US President Joe Biden on the day one of his presidency sent a comprehensive immigration reform bill to Congress which proposes major overhauls to the system, including granting legal status and a path to citizenship to tens of thousands of undocumented immigrants and other groups and reduce the time that family members must wait outside [...]

DACA IS BACK!

By |2021-05-07T10:26:51-04:00December 8th, 2020|Announcements, DACA, Immigration|

DACA IS BACK! A federal judge on Friday, December 4th issued an order requiring the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to start processing DACA applicants’ first-time and renewal requests as well as advance parole applications based on a grant of DACA. The judge ordered DHS to “post a public notice, within 3 calendar days of [...]

A judge ordered the US to accept new DACA applications. It is still unclear if the Trump administration will.

By |2021-05-10T12:09:39-04:00July 23rd, 2020|DACA, Trump|

On June 18, 2020, the U.S. Supreme Court sided with DACA recipients ruling that how the Trump administration rescinded the DACA program in 2017 was unlawful. The decision is a massive victory for immigrant communities and their allies who mobilized to protect the DACA program. Although the Court sided with DACA recipients, it is essential [...]

Supreme Court Rules Trump Wrongly Ended DACA, Leaves Program In Place.

By |2021-05-10T13:11:53-04:00June 18th, 2020|Trump|

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the Trump administration cannot carry out its plan to shut down the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), which has allowed nearly 800,000 young people, known as "Dreamers," to avoid deportation and remain in the U.S. The decision is a big legal defeat for President [...]

DACA, USCIS Office Closures and the Forthcoming U.S. Supreme Court Decision

By |2021-05-11T06:20:42-04:00April 27th, 2020|Immigration|

In response to the COVID-19 public health crisis, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has clarified its process for handling Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) renewal requests. According to USCIS’s website, its offices will remain closed until at least May 3. If you are a DACA holder, here is what you should know: 1. “Wet [...]

Immigration Watch 2020: Election Year.

By |2021-05-11T08:39:33-04:00January 7th, 2020|H-1B Visa, Immigration, Immigration Policies|

Happy 2020 everyone! This is a major year.  It's a leap, beginning of a new decade, political decision year. As the start of a new year always brings with it plans and resolutions, it goes without saying that, being 2020 a Presidential election year in the USA, these plans and resolutions, specially immigration related, will [...]

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