Dreamers: California Dream Act


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Video: Paying for College in California as an Undocumented Student 


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The California Dream Act (2011) allows undocumented and AB540 students to apply for and receive California (state-funded) Financial Aid.


  • The California Dream Act (2011) allows undocumented students and students to apply for and receive state-funded financial aid. More information is available from the California Student Aid Commission.


  • AB540 (2001) allows qualifying students to pay in-state tuition at public universities. California was the first state to pass such legislation.




logoThe Dreamers Support Program is funded by a California Campus Catalyst Grant from Immigrants Rising