Immigration & Citizenship Topics

Organizations

Undocumented Student Services at UCSB

On this site, you will find the different resources available to undocumented students at UCSB. The website includes a range of academic, financial, and community support.

United We Dream

UWD focuses on informing the public about the latest immigration policies. UWD also provides information on how to support immigrant communities.

Immigrants Rising

Immigrants Rising is an organization dedicated to informing immigrants about the different career and a academic opportunities available to them.

My Undocumented Life

Our mission at My Undocumented Life is to provide up-to-date information and resources to undocumented students, their families, and allies (including educators, counselors, and administrators).

 

 

 
Julio Salgado - I Exist
 

Videos

Immigrating to America

Summary: Just how complicated is the U.S. immigration system? The Try Guys invite UCLA Law Professor Hiroshi Motomura to explain the different circumstances that make attaining immigration relief/protection difficult.

UndocuJoy

Summary: UndocuJoy shifts the typical narrative about undocumented immigrants to one that celebrates their right to joy and happiness. 

Undocumented Students and College Scholarships | Cris Mora | TEDxYouth@ParkCity

Summary: Cris decries the exclusion of undocumented students from receiving financial aid. At the time of this talk, Cris is a senior at Park City High School in Park City, Utah. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community.

Handouts

Know Your Rights

This is a resource that outlines the constitutional rights everyone is entitled to regardless of immigration status. These are important tips to know in the presence of government officers. 

5 Ways to Fight ICE Raids With Power Not Panic

CA Immigrant Youth Justice Alliance gives a great resource about how folks can build power to protect our community.