The DREAM Act is an American legislative proposal for a process for granting residency
status to qualifying immigrants who entered the United States as minors. It would
first grant conditional residency and, upon meeting further qualifications, permanent
According to the National Immigration Law Center
The DREAM Act would permit certain immigrant students who have grown up in the U.S.
to apply for temporary legal status and to eventually obtain permanent legal status
and become eligible for U.S. citizenship if they go to college or serve in the U.S.
The DREAM Act would eliminate a federal provision that penalizes states that provide
in-state tuition without regard to immigration status. Important Deadlines
Application Opens: October 1st
Application Due Date: March 2nd How to Apply
Complete application on https://dream.csac.ca.gov/
Students must respond to requests for additional information from attending school Application Resources/ Help
Provided by Immigrants Rising