Campus Resources

DACA and Undocumented

COVID-19 Resources for Undocumented Students

To ensure that our immigrant community is aware of resources available to support you during this time, La Casa Cultural Latina has created a resource flyer listing both internal resources available on campus and external resources in the community. For any additional questions, please contact Jorge Mena at jmena2@illinois.edu.

Download a printable COVID-19 resources flyer or download an accessible flyer as a Word file. Updated April 23, 2020.

Campus Resources

La Casa Cultural Latina offers a wide array of services for students, whether they are Latina/Latino or not and whether they are documented or not. La Casa also offers ally training for faculty and staff who work with undocumented/DACA students, as well as for students who want to learn more about how to support their fellow students.

The Immigration Law Clinic in the University of Illinois College of Law provides legal counsel for undocumented students, staff, and faculty, as well as DACA renewal assistance. For more information, email clinic@law.illinois.edu or call 217.244.9494 to set up an appointment.

The Office of Academic Inclusive Excellence in the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion provides support, resources, and guidance for undocumented and DACA members of the University of Illinois community. For more information, email Jorge Mena, Associate Director for Student Support at jmena2@illinois.edu.

Illinois International Students and Scholars Service (ISSS) serves the international population and campus units through advising, immigration services, programming, advocacy, and outreach. ISSS is committed to providing culturally sensitive services of the highest quality. The office strives to create an environment that is conducive to a successful educational, personal, and professional experience.

  • Address: 432 Student Services Building; 610 E. John St., Champaign
  • Phone: 217-333-1303

The Counseling Center offers a range of services intended to help students develop improved coping skills in order to address emotional, interpersonal, and academic concerns.

  • Address: Room 206, Student Services Building, 610 East John Street, Champaign
  • Phone: 217-333-3704
  • Crisis Line: 217-359-4141

The Office for Student Conflict Resolution provides adjudication, mediation, and referral services to promote the effective resolution of conflict within the university community. Please report incidents of bias, harassment, and discrimination.

Student Legal Services offers information and guidelines on a variety of issues, including document certification, domestic acclimation, and legal representation.

The Office for Access & Equity provides assistance with complaints of discrimination and harassment for student employees, faculty, and staff.

The Graduate College Ombudsperson offers individual assistance for sensitive issues and questions affecting a graduate student’s academic career.

  • Address: 801 S. Wright Street, Champaign
  • Email: grad@illinois.edu
  • Phone: 217-333-0035

The Undocumented and DACA Resources LibGuide is a resource guide maintained by the University Library for undocumented and DACA recipient members of the Champaign-Urbana community. It also inform others about immigration policy and what they can do to help Undocumented and DACA students.

The university is advocating vigorously against any actions that are needlessly detrimental to our university community and we pledge to be proactive in supporting all of our students, faculty, staff and visiting scholars, whether domestic or international.