DACA Updates 


President's Kelly Blog on DACA: Protecting Our Dreamers


As of September 5, 2017, USCIS (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service) no longer accepts initial requests for DACA (Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals). USCIS will continue to adjudicate DACA renewal requests received by October 5, 2017 from current beneficiaries whose benefits expire between September 5, 2017 and March 5, 2018 https://www.uscis.gov/archive/consideration-deferred-action-childhood-arrivals-daca.


Regulatory Resources:

Full DACA Announcement

DACA Renewal Information

NAFSA (Association of International Educators) DACA Resource Page


Additional University Resources:

Center for Global Engagement

Dean of Students Office (DOS)

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs (ODMA)


While we strive to provide updated, factual information to the University community, we cannot provide legal advice or otherwise interpret the law. Individuals seeking legal advice should consult the immigration attorney of their choice.



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 Last Modified 10/13/17