• " "Serving the largest number of undocumented students in the state, California Community Colleges are committed to serving ALL students, regardless of immigration status. In its 4th year, Undocumented Student Action Week, October 19-23, 2020, is a system-wide campaign to advocate and provide support resources for our undocumented student population. During the week, California’s community colleges are encouraged to engage in advocacy and support efforts in solidarity with undocumented students throughout the state.

    Undocumented Student Action Week (USAW) is a statewide effort led by the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office (CCCCO), the Community College League of California (League), the Foundation for California Community Colleges (FoundationCCC), Immigrants Rising, California Student Aid Commission (CSAC), the California Undocumented Higher Education Coalition, Academic Senate for California Community Colleges (ASCCC), and the Student Senate for California Community Colleges (SSCCC).

Webinar Recordings

  • Financial Aid Update

    Monday, October 19, 2020
    10:00 a.m. to 11:oo a.m.

    Successfully Paying for College as an Undocumented Student in CA
    Target audience: Open to Everyone

    Watch Webinar Here

  • Policy Update

    Tuesday, October 20, 2020
    10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

    "A Conversation on Current State and Federal Immigration Policies"
    Target audience: Open to Everyone

    Watch Webinar Here

  • Student Track

    Tuesday, October 20, 2020
    2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

    Undocu-Leadership Opportunities: Setting Yourself up for Success by Building Community & Professional Skills
    Target audience: Students

    Watch Webinar Here

  • Counseling Faculty Track

    Wednesday, October 21, 2020
    10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

    Equity Beyond A Status, Undocumented Students and How to Serve Them
    Target audience: Faculty Counselors, Career Center Staff, Success Coaches, Transfers Center Staff

    Watch Webinar Here

  • Student Track

    Wednesday, October 21, 2020
    2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

    What’s Next After Community College? Transferring & Workforce Opportunities
    Target audience: Students

    Watch Webinar Here

  • Administrator Track

    Thursday, October 22, 2020
    10:00 a.m.  11:00 a.m.

    Undocumented Student Supports: Building Institutional Infrastructure"
    Target audience: Administrators and Trustees

    Watch Webinar Here

  • Faculty Track

    Thursday, October 22, 2020
    2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

    Equitable Classroom Practices
    Target audience: Faculty

    Watch Webinar Here

  • UndocuLiaison Classified Staff Track

    Friday, October 23, 2020
    10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

    Going Viral: Best Practices for Outreaching to Undocumented Students in a Virtual Era
    Target audience: Undocumented Student Center Coordinator/UndocuLiaison, Classified Staff and community members

    Watch Webinar Here

Webinar Recording Archive

During the 2019 Action Week, a series of webinars were broadcasted to provide additional support and information for undocumented students and faculty and staff at California's community colleges. Webinar recordings are provided below..

  • Paying for College: Financial Aid & Scholarships 
    Monday, October 14: Knowing how to pay for college is one of the biggest problems that prevent undocumented students from entering or staying in college. Learn how to successfully apply for and receive all financial aid and scholarships for which you are eligible.
  • Accessing Reputable Legal Support
    Tuesday, October 15: Learn about the information and tools you can use to explore your immigration options. Get resources on ways you can protect yourself and your family from deportation.
  • Thriving with Fear & Building Resilience
    Thursday, October 17: A panel of undocumented youth leaders share strategies for harnessing fear through art, therapy and resistance.
  • Healing Through Art: The Emotional Expression of Art in Social Justice 
    Friday, October 18: Learn how the undocumented youth movement historically used art and politics together to create activism: an outlet for the expression of the challenges of being undocumented in America. You will also be able to participate in art making.