Undocumented Students

Resources for DREAMers

UW Bothell Career Center provides advising to all students regardless of immigration status. Students without documents are welcome to make an appointment and attend all of our events and workshops. You can trust that all information is kept confidential.

Please bear in mind that we are not qualified to give legal advice. You may want to consult with an immigration attorney or seek legal advice from the Washington State Educational Access Coalition, United We Dream, or the NW Immigrant Rights Project for additional information regarding your immigration status. Additional resources can be found here.

We encourage you to make an appointment to discuss career and academic goals.

UW Bothell HB1079 information site provides general information on financial resources, applications, & scholarships.

DACA Information (updated Sept. 5, 2017)

DACA (Deferred  Action for Childhood Arrivals) has changed!

  • US Immigration Services no longer accepting initial requests for DACA, but  will adjudicate initial requests for DACA accepted by Sept. 5, 2017.
  • Will no longer approve advance parole requests associated with DACA.
  • Only adjudicating DACA renewal requests received by Oct. 5, 2017, from current beneficiaries whose benefits will expire between Sept. 5, 2017 and March 5, 2018.
  • Your DACA is valid until its expiration date. DACA and work permits (Employment Authorization Documents) will remain valid until its expiration date. To determine when your DACA and work permit expires, look at your I-795 Approval Notice and the bottom of your Employment Authorization Document (EAD).
  • Read the 2017 DACA announcement


DREAMers Resources

University of Washington Commitment to Undocumented Students
Statement by UW President, Ana Marie Cauce (Sept. 5, 2017)





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