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Dream Act

This webpage provides information and resources for undocumented youth who are interested in pursuing higher education. Our goal is to provide a welcoming and supportive campus environment regardless of residency status and assist with their integration into campus life.

State Financial Aid

Students are encouraged to submit their California DREAM Act Application for state aid between October 1 - March 2nd of every year.

Apply for the California Dream Act

The following links are recommended to learn more about AB 540 students and financial aid eligibility:


There are numerous scholarships available for high school students and college students regardless of their immigration status. Contact the scholarship providers for a current update on their application process.

List of Scholarships for AB540
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Graduate Scholarships and Fellowships
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Additional information & guides

Resource Guide: Supporting Undocumented Youth
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Study Abroad DACA Resources
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Scholarship Provider Guide
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Top 10 Ways to Support Undocumented Students
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Resources at CSU Monterey Bay

CSUMB clubs and organizations

Educational Opportunity Program

(831) 582-4456