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Off Campus Resources

Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC) Scholarship Lists - These lists will breakdown what scholarships you may qualify for regardless of you immigration status. 
The Guide to College Access for Undocumented Students in California is a one page quick resource to answer your questions that are California specific.
The California Immigrant Guide is an online clearinghouse launched by the Governor’s Office that provides information on state-funded programs benefitting immigrants in California.
The Immigrant Legal Resource Center fact sheet of What You Need to Know if the DACA Program Ends
Local Immigration Attorney List includes local law firms specializing in immigration.

UURISE has an office in Vista, CA and empowers immigrants and refugees by offering legal services, workshops, and trainings on advocacy.

San Diego Immigrant Rights Consortium provides education on immigrant rights, community resources, and legal advice.

Legal Aid Society of San Diego offers legal help with housing, debt collection and family law. They offer free clinics and select pro-bono help.

ACLU of San Diego offers information on immigrant rights and legal assistance.

North County Immigration and Citizenship Center is a faith based non-profit organization that helps immigrants navigate a legal and cultural path to citizenship.

What is AB 540? is a user friendly website that takes you step-by-step on whether you qualify for AB 540 status, gives information on paying for college, and answers your important questions. 

DREAM Educational Empowerment Program (DEEP) - A national program with updates about financial opportunities for undocumented students.

Educators for Fair Consideration - Founded in 2006, Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC) empowers undocumented young people to pursue their dreams of college, career, and citizenship in the United States. They address the holistic needs of undocumented young people through direct support, leadership development, community outreach, and advocacy.

MALDEF – Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund - MALDEF strives to implement programs that are structured to bring Latinos into the mainstream of American political and socio-economic life; providing better educational opportunities; encouraging participation in all aspects of society; and offering a positive vision for the future. 

My (Un)documented Life Blog - This blog is dedicated to providing up-to-date information and resources for undocumented students. In this blog, you will find helpful information and resources regarding pursuing a higher education as an undocumented student (e.g. scholarship opportunities and advice on applying to graduate school).

Tip Sheet for Undocumented Students A printable tip sheet designed to help answer questions.

Immigration 101 - A powerpoint presentation created by the Amezola Legal Group covering topics such as ways to become a US Citizen, the process of naturalization and on-campus safety.

Undocumented Students Webinar - CSUSM hosted Chad Teman's webinar on May 24, 2017 on Serving Undocumented Students. You can also view the powerpoint presentation HERE.

Black Undocumented Student Resources - The Undocublack Network is led by African, Afro-Latinx, and Caribbean undocumented folks fighting to create intersectional movements by uplifting the lives of those most affected.