Undocumented Students, DACA, or Dreamers
Diversity is a core value at Illinois State University, and we welcome all applicants regardless of citizenship status. Undocumented students, with or without Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), who apply to Illinois State are treated identically to any U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
Undocumented students should follow the same application procedure极速快3开奖结果 as everyone else.
极速快3开奖结果When answering the citizenship question, undocumented students should select "undocumented."
We do not require a Social Security number or proof of residency to apply. Undocumented students should leave the Social Security question blank.
Illinois State University is committed to supporting undocumented students in their dream of attaining a college degree. While undocumented and DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) students do not qualify for state or federal aid through the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) due to their status, there are other resources that can be pursued to help with educational costs.
If at any time your status changes, please let the Financial Aid Office know.
极速快3开奖结果To qualify for federal financial aid, a student must be a U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. A DACA student can have a Social Security number, but that alone does not qualify you for the FAFSA. If you are unsure of whether or not you can file a FAFSA, .
You do not have to file a FAFSA to be eligible for scholarships; however, state and federal laws prohibit Illinois State from awarding need-based state or federal aid to undocumented students.
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The review process is the same for all students regardless of citizenship status.
极速快3开奖结果Undocumented students are eligible for Illinois State departmental scholarships if they meet the scholarship's minimum requirements. Requirements will vary, and most do not require citizenship.
You are eligible to take out an alternative loan through any bank/lender of your choice. You will be required to have a U.S. citizen as your co-signer.
极速快3开奖结果Students who have a work permit/visa are eligible to have an on-campus job at Illinois State.
By applying as a student from Illinois and meeting specific criteria, undocumented students may be eligible for the in-state tuition rate. Undocumented students will be asked to?complete an affidavit极速快3开奖结果. The affidavit is not required for an admissions decision but is necessary to secure in-state tuition.
极速快3开奖结果Illinois State's Committee Assisting Undocumented Student Achievement (CAUSA) is a student, faculty, and staff organization that seeks to promote awareness about undocumented students on campus.