Local & National Updates

Cal Poly Undocumented Student Working Group Updates 

Cal Poly Updates

  • September 7, 2017: Link to Letter from Cal Poly Faculty Staff Associations

  • September 7, 2017: Link to Letter from the Spanish Authorization for Bilingual Educators Program in the School of Education at Cal Poly

  • September 5, 2017: Link to Letter from President Jeffrey D. Armstrong and the President's Leadership Cabinet

  • In July 2017, updates to the Cal Poly University Police Department's "Policy 428: Immigration Status Policy" were approved and implemented. This policy clarifies that:

    • Primary jurisdiction for enforcement of federal immigration laws concerning unlawful entry into the United States rests with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), not with the University Police.  

    • The University Police will not enter into agreements with state or local law enforcement agencies, ICE, or any other federal agency for the enforcement of federal immigration law, except as consistent with California Government Code §§7282 et seq. or as required by law.  

    • Learn more about campus policies and procedures by reading Poly 428 in full. Link to Policy 428: Immigration Status Policy

    • The University Police Department will not honor ICE immigration hold requests, unless doing so is consistent with California Government Code § 7282.5 or as required by law.

    • Individuals will not be contacted, detained, questioned, or arrested solely on the basis of being or suspected of being an undocumented immigrant, except as required by law.

CSU Updates

National Updates

September 5, 2017

August 28, 2017

August 25, 2017

United We Dream and the National Immigration Law Center released a DACA Update. Link to update.

July 31, 2017

The National Immigration Law Center released an update entitled, "Potential Scenarios: Legal Threats to DACA." Link to update.

February 2, 2017

The Immigrant Legal Resource Center released a guide with updated recommendations related to DACA. Link to guide. If you need assistance with DACA renewal paperwork and/or funding, please contact undocu@calpoly.edu.

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Cal Poly Student Support and Resources

Looking for undocumented student resources at Cal Poly? Find them by visiting the Dream Center website.

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Central Coast Undocumented Student Support

The Central Coast Coalition for Undocumented Student Success (CCC-USS) is a resource for PK-14 undocumented students and educators in the Central Coast.