Promoting Equity for Undocumented Students in Postsecondary Education

This fact sheet by Rosa M. García explains why and how undocumented and immigrant youth should have equitable access to an affordable, high-quality postsecondary education.

As Congress considers reauthorizing the Higher Education Act (HEA), it must also promote college access, affordability, and student success for immigrant youth. The fact sheet details the importance of postsecondary education for immigrant youth, the barriers they face in postsecondary education and the workforce, and actions Congress can take to make college accessible and affordable for them.