Welcome to the Undocumented Student Resources Website

The University of Maryland is committed to creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for all students, including undocumented students. Undocumented students, who often face barriers and challenges as they navigate campus policies, require support services that address their unique needs. As such, the Office of Multicultural Involvement & Community Advocacy (MICA) and the Asian American Studies Program (AAST) have partnered with other UMD departments and allies to increase institutional support for undocumented students, providing advising related to financial aid and admissions. Ultimately, the University strives to provide resources and guidance to support the advancement of undocumented students during their time at Maryland. This website is funded in part by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion.
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What is the Maryland
Dream Act?

The Maryland Dream Act is a tuition equity law and allows certain undocumented Maryland high school graduates the opportunity to qualify for the lowest tuition rates at their public colleges and universities. Read more

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Education, “dreamers”, and DACA at UMD

Statement from UMD President: “As the state's flagship institution and an AAU member, UMD is committed to reaching out and providing educational opportunities to academically-qualified persons of all backgrounds and walks of life.” Read full statement