Information and resources to help campuses advocate on behalf of Dreamers, young people brought to the U.S. as children and raised as Americans but now living under threat of deportation. Contact Congress now to show your support.
March 13, 2019
House Democrats have unveiled the latest version of the Dream Act, an effort to provide permanent legal protections and a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants brought to this country illegally as children.
March 6, 2019
ACE President Ted Mitchell applauds the House Judiciary Committee for taking up the urgent issue of protecting Dreamers and expressing hope for a path to pass bipartisan legislation providing permanent legal protections.
June 26, 2018
In the current climate of harsh rhetoric on immigration, the travel ban contributes to the perception that this country is no longer a welcoming place for study and research by the world’s best and brightest international scholars and students.
December 10, 2018
The Council is concerned about the impact on American students with immigrant family members as well as international students, including graduate and professional students who may become legally employed in the United States.
March 29, 2018
ACE and 32 other higher education associations submitted this amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court in the case examining President Trump's third travel ban, issued in September 2017 via Presidential Proclamation 9645, which places restrictions of vary degrees on entry to the United States from Iran, Libya, Syria, Yemen, Somalia, Chad, North Korea, and Venezuela.
April 13, 2018
ACE and 36 other higher education associations sent this letter to the Department of Homeland Security April 13 advocating for timely processing of all DACA renewal applications.
June 20, 2018
ACE President Ted Mitchell sent a letter June 20, 2018 to Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen to oppose the policy of separating immigrant children from their parents when families are apprehended at the border.
November 8, 2018
We applaud the unanimous decision keeping the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy in force. However, it also underscores the unacceptable legal and political limbo in which Dreamers continue to find themselves.
October 19, 2017
More than 800 college and university presidents and chancellors sent a letter to Congress urging them to take action on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
September 7, 2017
In the wake of the Trump administration’s rollback of Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals (DACA), ACE has prepared this issue brief detailing the key elements of the administration’s “DACA Rescission Memorandum” and how it will impact students and campuses.
September 4, 2017
ACE responds to Trump administration's reported announcement to rescind the Obama-era program designed to protect so-called Dreamers, undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as young children.
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