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.
What is the Maryland
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
Unwavering support for undocumented students
Statement from UMD President: “For most of the young adults and students in the DACA program, this is the only country they have ever known. They deserve a legal status that recognizes their contributions to our country and safeguards them from the continuing uncertainty about their future. It is in our interest as a democracy that we call on Congress to act, swiftly and with compassion.” Read full statement