Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
Beginning June 15, 2012, thousands of current and former students who arrived without documentation to the United States as children may now be eligible for President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program.
If these individuals meet certain requirements, they would be free from deportation for two years (renewable) and would be eligible for employment authorization even though they are not U.S. citizens. Deferred action for childhood arrivals may be requested if the following guidelines are met:
Guidelines and Consideration of DACA
How Do I Request Consideration of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
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Frequently Asked Questions
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