Smith College outlines several resources for undocumented and DACA-eligible students on their website. On this site, Smith shares the resources offered on their campus as well as a statement of commitment. Since early 2017, executive orders enacted by the Trump administration have created significant volatility in U.S. immigration policy. Amid this uncertainty, Smith College remains deeply committed to protecting and supporting all members of our community.
In these FAQs, Smith outlines what actions it will take to protect its community when DACA expires; who a student should contact if detained; what employment options Smith will provide without federal aid; barriers/obstacles to admissions; and actions to advertise these policies to incoming staff, faculty, and students.