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Private Colleges and Universities:
Access for Undocumented Students

Carleton College

Sayles Hill Campus Center, Northfield, Minnesota, 55057

Carleton College

Sayles Hill Campus Center, North College Street, Northfield, Minnesota 55057 USA

Access Information

  • Are undocumented students considered or treated as domestic students for purposes of admission and financial aid?


    Additional information:Undocumented students should follow the same admissions application procedures as U.S. citizens and U.S. permanent residents.

  • Are undocumented students eligible for merit-based aid/scholarships?


    Additional information:National Merit is the only merit-based scholarship at Carleton.

  • Are undocumented students eligible for need-based financial aid?


    Additional information:All Carleton grants and scholarships are need-based.

  • What financial aid applications should an undocumented student submit (i.e. CSS, FAFSA, forms unique to the school)?

    College Scholarship Service (CSS) Financial Aid PROFILE

  • Does the college or university have an assigned staff member for undocumented students (i.e. such as an undocumented student liaison) or an undocumented student resource center?


  • Is there a student organization or club comprised of or advocating for undocumented students?


  • Does your school provide free/low cost access to legal services for undocumented students for immigration-related issues (e.g. DACA renewals or applications, legal screenings)?


  • Does your institution have a website specific for undocumented/DACAmented student support services?

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