Merritt College Stands by
DACA Students
and All Dreamers

Merritt College is dedicated to supporting all students regardless of immigration status and in making our college a safe place. We have committed faculty and staff allies, as well as student allies, who provide services and resources about on-and off-campus programs, events, articles, and more. Merritt College wants students to know that they are not alone! Below you will find supportive resolutions from the District and the Board of Governors offices as well as resources and services, information for faculty and staff, and the latest media news about DACA. -Dr. David M. Johnson, Merritt College President

Peralta Colleges Statement in Support of DACA Students
PCCD Resolution in Support of Undocumented Students
Resolution of the Board of Governors
• Faculty & Staff Assistance (UndocuAllies) – list to come
• Peer Support (A.S.P.I.R.A. Advisory Team) – list to come
• Calendar of Events (to come)
East Bay Community Law Center (EBCLC) – provides free legal services to low-income immigrants on a wide range of immigration issues. Click here to make an appointment today!
ILRC Famiy Preparedness Plan (Chinese)
ILRC Famiy Preparedness Plan (Spanish)
ILRC Famiy Preparedness Plan (English)
(English) Guide to Applying for Unemployment Insurance in CA
(Spanish) Guide to Applying for Unemployment Insurance in CA.
The Worker’s Guide Your Rights During Coronavirus (COVID-19)
You can learn more about EBCLC at
List of Bay Area Immigration Services
Frequently Asked Questions
Preguntas Frecuentes–A Cerca de (DACA)
Law Center for Families: Free legal clinics – (510) 451-9261
• Catholic Charities: DACA Clinics, Immigration Resources, (510) 768-3100
Centro Legal de La Raza for Immigrants (510) 437-1554
East Bay Sanctuary Covenant: Support for Immigrants: (510) 540-5296
Educators for Fair Consideration:
• International Institute of the East Bay – Immigration Services: (510) 451-2846
Spanish-Speaking Citizens Foundations: (510) 261-7839

There are also many groups (online and local) dedicated to supporting undocumented students: