ERIC Number: EJ1077347
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 5
UC Berkeley's Undocumented Student Program: Holistic Strategies for Undocumented Student Equitable Success across Higher Education
Sanchez, Ruben Elias Canedo; So, Meng L.
Harvard Educational Review, v85 n3 p464-477 Fall 2015
In this essay, Ruben Elias Canedo Sanchez and Meng L. So share the history and development of the Undocumented Student Program at the University of California, Berkeley. In describing the creation of the program, the authors offer reflections on the strategies employed to holistically support undocumented students' success on campus. By drawing on their experiences as both students and program leaders, they highlight key lessons on how universities can garner institutional resources, build staff capacity, and develop nontraditional allies for undocumented students.
Descriptors: Undocumented Immigrants, State Universities, Holistic Approach, Equal Education, Higher Education, College Programs, Educational Resources, Capacity Building, Student Personnel Services, Success
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Identifiers - Location: California