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Letter to Rep. Jeff Denham and Other Representatives in Support of the "Queen of the Hill" Immigration Bill Resolution

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Letter to Rep. Jeff Denham and Other Representatives in Support of the "Queen of the Hill" Immigration Bill Resolution

May 24, 2018

​ACE and 33 other higher education associations sent a letter May 24 to Rep. Jeff Denham (R-CA) and other representatives who supported H.Res. 774, thanking them for taking action to provide a permanent solution for Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients.

The resolution uses a House rule known as “Queen of the Hill” to hold votes on four different immigration bills, several of which include a long-term fix for Dreamers. 

Along with ACE, associations signing the letter include: 

  • ​ACPA-​​​College Student Educators International
  • American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admission Officers
  • American Association of Community Colleges
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities
  • American College Health Association
  • American Indian Higher Education Consortium 
  • Association of American Colleges and Universities
  • Association of American Universities
  • Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities
  • Association of Community College Trustees
  • Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges
  • Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
  • Association of Public and Land-grant Universities
  • Association of Research Libraries
  • Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities 
  • College and University Professional Association for Human Resources
  • Consortium of Universities of the Washington Metropolitan Area
  • Council for Advancement and Support of Education
  • Council of Graduate Schools
  • Council of Independent Colleges
  • EDUCAUSE
  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
  • NASPA- Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education
  • National Association for College Admission Counseling
  • National Association of College and University Business Officers
  • National Association of Colleges and Employers
  • National Association of Equal Opportunity in Higher Education
  • National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
  • National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
  • National Association of System Heads
  • The Common Application
  • Thurgood Marshall College Fund
  • UPCEA

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