On June 15, 2012, President Obama called for deferred action for certain undocumented young people who came to the U.S. as children. Applications under the program which is called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (“DACA”) began August 15, 2012. -ImmigrationEquality… Read More

Undocumented Student Task Force Directory

Please contact the people listed below if you would like more information about DREAMERS. Kristen Boehm – Admissions/Residency boehmk@uwm.edu Stephanie Carmichael – Dreamer’s Assistant, Inclusive Excellence Center castil38@uwm.edu Miles Holvick – Student SA Rep mholvick@uwm.edu Susan Jost – Center for… Read More

Helpful Resources

Academic Resources Division of Student Affairs Dean of Student’s Office Panther Academic Support Services (PASS) Personal/Safety Resources Career Planning and Resource Center University Housing Neighborhood Housing UWM Parking & Transit UWM Police Norris Health Center Title lX Hate/Bias Incident Report… Read More


What To Do If Immigration Agents (ICE) Are At Your Door Know your rights. Remain calm. Sus Derechos Básicos Durante Visitas de ICE. https://www.aclu.org/know-your-rights/what-do-if-immigration-agents-ice-are-your-door   This video showcases the hardships that being undocumented can put on a family. Watching this… Read More

U 1.0 FAQs

Who are first-generation students? While there is no universal definition for “first-generation college student”, we define first-generation as “students whose parent(s)/guardian(s) have not completed a 4-year degree at a college or university in the United States.” Regardless of definition, the… Read More