Student Support

Undocumented Student Week of Action

 

California Community Colleges Supports Undocumented Students

Undocumented Student Action Week (USAW) serves as an opportunity to highlight the challenges our undocumented students face in today’s current climate, while also advocating for Congress to take immediate legislative action on important federal policies and providing resources to better assist undocumented students on our campus.

Action Week 2022 Schedule of Events 

Provided is a list of SMC Week of Action events!

If you have questions, please email Dream@smc.edu.

Here are a few ways to get involved:

  1. Students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to attend the many events throughout the week. 

  2. Show your support through your social media campaign in support of our undocumented students.
    Join the Conversation: #CCCforUndocu #UndocumentedStudentActionWeek

  3. Allies check your email for your WOA zoom background!

The SMC Foundation is seeking support for our undocumented students to pay for their $495 DACA renewal costs and emergency expenses (The SMC Foundation Donation Page).

For more information please contact us at Dream@smc.edu

Important Links and Resources

Sponsors:

SMC UndocuAlly Program, Dream Program, Student Equity Center, EOPS/CARE, SEAP, IDEAS at SMC, SMC Foundation, California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office (CCCCO), California Community College Foundation (CCC), Immigrants Rising, California Undocumented Higher Education Coalition, Student Senate for California Community Colleges, and California Student Aid Commission (CSAC).

SMC Board of Trustees:

Dr. Louise Jaffe, Chair | Barry Snell, Vice Chair | Dr. Susan Aminoff | Dr. Nancy Greenstein | Dr. Margaret Quiñones-Perez | Rob Rader | Dr. Sion Roy | Ali Shirvani, Student Trustee