There are a number of organizations on and off campus to help support you on your journey.
University Leadership Initiative (ULI) founded by DREAMers who advocate and strive to share resources that help undocumented immigrants access higher education.
League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) Longhorn LULAC chapter works on various civil rights issues, provides community service based programs, and empowers the community through workshops, promoting cultural awareness and youth leadership training programs.
United We Dream (UWD)is the largest immigrant youth-led organization in the nation. We organize and advocate for the dignity and fair treatment of immigrant youth and families, regardless of immigration status. The student organization ULI partners on an ongoing basis with UWD to coordinate a variety of informational workshops and student events.
UWD has recently created a variety of useful resources for students to use when applying for DACA:
- Online Screening Tool
- Hotline for students to call with questions or concerns about DACA: 1-855-DREAM-31
Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC) supports undocumented students in accomplishing their academic and career goals and actively contributing to society. Holistic programming addresses the financial, legal, career and emotional health needs of undocumented students.
For more community organizations focused specifically on legal and immigration support, please visit the Legal Resources page.
Dream in Mexico
DREAM in Mexico is a Mexican nonprofit organization that seeks to support undocumented Mexican students living in the U.S. The organization can provide support to students who may be interested in educational and/or employment opportunities in Mexico.
Does your organization provide other resources/services for undocumented students? Let us know!