Columbia University in the City of New York

External Organizations and Helpful Links

A collection of resources, including rights and advocacy information, for DACA and undocumented individuals:

Resources and Scholarship Information

My Undocumented Life - Up-to-date information & resources for undocumented immigrants compiled by and for undocumented and formerly undocumented individuals.



U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services page on how to request deferred action for childhood arrivals (DACA).


Legal Assistance/Advocacy

Rights cards from the Immigrant Legal Resource Center
“Immi” – Online screening tools, legal information and referrals to nonprofit legal services organizations from the Immigration Advocates Network and Pro Bono Net, nonprofit organizations dedicated to justice for low-income immigrants.
“Know Your Rights” Literature & FAQs for students, educators and others
  1. American Immigration Lawyers Association
  2. Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund
  3. National Immigration Law Center
  4. National Immigration Project/National Lawyers Guild and CASA
  5. Immigrant Defense Project