Colleges interpret the laws differently and have different requirements for undocumented students to receive financial aid.
Three siblings have to put their college plans on hold after their stepdad took steps to get a green card – only to be separated from his family for more than two years.
"My kids put their heart into their studies, and I feel like I'm clipping their wings," said Ruiz Arévalos, who was forced to stay in Mexico two years ago.
Thousands of high school and college students in California have applications that were put on hold after the judge's decision.
Many students could benefit from meeting with attorneys before they turn 18 to help them identify options for legal residency, advocates say.
About 750,000 K-12 students in California schools — about 1 in 8 — are estimated to have an undocumented parent.
Some attorneys are concerned that the agency could again stop accepting new applications.
Trump administration will continue limit DACA program, which provides temporary relief from deportation for undocumented students.
After years of constant moving and economic instability, Johana Resendiz is now part of the history-making Latino students accepted into the UC system this year
Undocumented youth eligible to submit first-time applications remain in limbo after Supreme Court’s DACA decision.
UC’s first female president helped expand enrollment and successfully pushed to end testing as admissions requirement.
The decision is a victory for DACA recipients who have been on edge for months.
Children’s health could be affected by Supreme Court DACA ruling, advocates say.
UC considering ways to help undocumented students stay in school, if their DACA status is terminated.
Much has changed since voters approved Proposition 187, an initiative to expel undocumented students from its public schools and universities.