Resources for Undocumented Students

As a leader in higher education, the 23-campus California State University is committed to ensuring academic opportunities are available to all the state's students, regardless of citizenship status.

If you are an undocumented student, there are many resources available to you -- from grants, loans and scholarships to legal and campus support services.

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  • DACA Update

    ​A third federal judge in Washington, DC struck down the government’s rescission of DACA on April 24, 2018, a ruling that could ultimately force the government to vacate its September 5, 2017 decision to rescind DACA in its entirety.

  • Learn More

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  • Admissions Process

    Learn what's required for students seeking an AB 540 / AB 2000 / SB 68 exemption.

  • See Admissions Information

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  • Financial Aid

    The California Dream Act allows undocumented students to apply for scholarships and financial aid.

  • Explore Financial Aid

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  • Legal Support Services

    Find out where to get legal assistance and services in your region.

  • Get Legal Support

About AB 540/2000 and the California Dream Act

These important pieces of legislation have given undocumented students unpreceden​​​ted access to a CSU ​education.

Learn More About This Legislation

Communications and Guidance

Find communications from Chancellor White and other guidance for the CSU system on how to best serve ​undocumented students.

Read the Communications

Other Resources

Explore helpful resources and information available ​to undocumented students.

See the Resources​