For now, they have Mondays available for SMC students through their online system.
Appointments may be conducted via video chat during the current social-distancing
Legal services through this agency are FREE for SMC students, staff, and faculty and
includes DACA renewals, general consultation, and more!
Consistent with this order(PDF, 401.59 KB), DHS will continue to accept the filing of both initial and renewal DACA requests,
as well as accompanying requests for employment authorization. However, pursuant to
the July 16, 2021 order from the Southern District of Texas, DHS is prohibited from
granting initial DACA requests and accompanying requests for employment authorization.
Also consistent with that order, DHS will continue to grant or deny renewal DACA requests,
according to existing policy.
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Online Legal Resources
The California Department of Social Services (CDSS) funds qualified non-profits to
provide free legal services for low-income individuals. The following organizations
provide DACA renewal assistance. Assistance with USCIS DACA renewal filing fees may
also be available. Services are not guaranteed. You must contact the organization
directly to inquire about service availability.