Undocumented Students: Map of State Policy Environments

We collaborated with the National Forum on Higher Education for the Public Good to field a national study of financial aid administrators. The resulting report, Reconciling Federal, State, and Institutional Policies Determining Educational Access for Undocumented Students: Implications for Professional Practice, examines existing public policy by state and provides guidance for institutional professionals operating within these constraints.

oregon: 140,000-325,000 unauthorized immigrants Arizona: 400,000 - 825,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Nevada: 140,000 - 325,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Arizona: 400,000 - 825,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Utah: 55,000 - 120,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Colorado: 140,000 - 325,000 Unauthorized Immigrants New Mexico: 55,000 - 120,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Texas: 1.65M - 2.55M Unauthorized Immigrants Oklahoma: 55,000 - 120,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Minnesota: 55,000 - 120,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Iowa: 55,000 - 120,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Missouri: 55,000 - 120,000 Arkansas: 55,000 - 120,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Louisiana: 55,000 - 120,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Wisconsin: 55,000 - 120,000 Illinois: 400,000 - 825,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Indiana: 55,000 - 120,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Michigan: 140,000 - 325,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Kentucky: 55,000 - 120,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Ohio: 55,000 - 120,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Tennessee: 140,000 - 325,000 Alabama: 55,000 - 120,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Florida: 400,000 - 825,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Georgia: 400,000 - 825,000 Unauthorized Immigrants South Carolina: 55,000 - 120,000 Unauthorized Immigrants North Carolina: 140,000 - 325,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Virginia: 140,000 - 325,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Maryland: 140,000 - 325,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Pennsylvania: 140,000 - 325,000 Unauthorized Immigrants New York: 400,000 - 825,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Connecticut: 55,000 - 120,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Rhode Island: Less than 45,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Massachusetts: 140,000 - 325,000 Unauthorized Immigrants restrictive Unstipulated Alaska Hawaii New Jersey: 400,000 - 825,000 Unauthorized Immigrants Delaware: Less than 45,000 Unauthorized Immigrants  

State policies are classified as inclusive, restrictive, or unstipulated. Mouseover a state to view its number of unauthorized immigrants, and click through to learn more about its policy details.  

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