Virginia Attorney General Announces that DACA Recipients Are Eligible for In-State Tuition

According to a Virginia Coalition of Latino Organizations press release today, Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring has announced that Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals recipients are considered “residents” for in-state tuition purposes at public universities in Virginia.  This is welcome news for many DACA recipients who wanted to continue their post-secondary studies but could not do so due to the high cost of tuition.

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