Important Deadlines and DACA Updates

Important Deadlines and DACA Updates

The Trump Administration announced important changes to the DACA program on September 5, 2017. These changes will affect different students in different ways. This chart from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services explains how the changes apply to different students. What this means to you:

DACA infographic

Free Immigration Legal Consultation November 29"Know Your Rights" Panel November 29, 2017


If you have immigration related questions such as questions about legal screenings for other legal options, there are resources available at John Jay, CUNY, and from many nonprofit organizations that provide free or low cost, high-quality and confidential immigration law services.  Please click here to access additional information

Please also beware of fraudulent and deceptive practices by persons posing to be lawyers, such as those claiming to be “notarios.” When in doubt about a person or organization's legitimacy, check with a knowledgeable and reputable source, such as ones on this site, before you proceed. 

CUNY Citizenship Now! Workshop
When: November 29th
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm.
Room: L.61 NB

CUNY Citizenship Now! is bringing two experienced immigration attorneys to campus on November 29th who will be available for FREE one-on-one appointments (prior sign-up necessary) for legal consultations between 9am and 4pm. 

The attorneys will also participate in a presentation and a panel discussion during community hour.

The panel of discussion will also include a representative from the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs as well as John Jay staff and faculty members. Topics will include: Know Your Rights information, information about free city resources, campus public safety, and campus counseling and health services, as well as the opportunity to ask questions.

More information coming soon. Mark your calendars for this event on November 29th