Welcoming Undocumented Students & Families in NYC K-12 Schools
Regardless of your immigration status, the New York City Department of Education (DOE) is committed to protecting the rights of all our students and families.
Undocumented students and families are guaranteed access to K-12 public education regardless of their immigration status (Plyler v. Doe
1982 Supreme Court Case)
ActionNYC it’s a New York City program connecting all immigrant New Yorkers with FREE, SAFE, and CONFIDENTIAL immigration legal help.
NYS Dream Act
The NYS Dream Act allows for certain undocumented students to apply to in-state financial aid in the State of New York including TAP, Excelsior and Enhanced Tuition Support.