Resources for DACA Students

Simpson College and the Office of Multicultural and International Affairs, through our collective efforts to make our campus a welcoming community for DACA recipients, affirm our support for all students, regardless of their perceived citizen status or immigration status. We offer the following resource links:

Informational Websites:

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU): What To Do If You’re Stopped By Police, Immigration Agents, Or The FBI

National Immigration Law Center (NILC): Everyone Has Certain Basic Rights, No Matter Who Is President

United We Dream: Toolkit for a Clean Dream Act

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS): Frequently Asked Questions

General Information for All Requestors

Initial Requests for DACA

Renewal of DACA


Criminal Convictions


Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC): Empowering Undocumented Young People to Acheive Educational and Career Goals

Immigration Advocacy Groups:

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)

Iowa Justice For Our Neighbors (JFON)

National Immigration Legal Services Directory

We Are Here to Stay 

Documentaries and Articles:

Guatemala: In the Shadow of the Raid

Immigration raid leaves damaging mark on Postville, Iowa

Which Way Home

Documented: A Film About an Undocumented American

Don’t Tell Anyone (No Le Digas a Nadie)

The Other Side of Immigration