AB540 Students

If you are an AB540 students, please do not feel like you do not have options! There are many people willing to help you find money to pay for college and attend a great institution that meets your interests and will be understanding of your situation.  You will also have various opportunities arise including the ability to apply and qualify for a California Grant! In this section you will find schools and organizations that will help mentor you and possibly offer monetary assistance and you strive to attain a college education. If you need assistance in completing forms or identifying resources please contact us here at the foundation!

AB540 Student “Friendly” Schools

These schools are known to offer full financial aid packages to undocumented students by substituting federal or state funds with private funds.

California Private Colleges:

California Public Colleges and Universities:

Out-of-State Private Colleges and Universities:

  • Claremont Mckenna College
  • Fresno Pacific University
  • Loyola Marymount University
  • Mills College
  • Mt. Saint Mary’s College
  • Occidental College
  • Pomona College
  • Pitzer College
  • Santa Clara University (Hurtado Scholarship Organization)
  • Stanford University
  • Whittier College (Greanleaf Scholarship)
  • UC Berkeley
  • UC Davis
  • UC Los Angeles
  • UC Merced
  • UC Santa Cruz
  • CSU Fullerton
  • CSU Long Beach
  • CSU San Francisco
  • Bryn Mawr College
  • Columbia University
  • Dartmouth College
  • George Mason University
  • Harvard University
  • Manhattanville College in Purchase, NY
  • Meredith College Raleigh, NC
  • Northwestern College
  • University of Detroit-Mercy
  • University of Michigan Dearborn
  • University of Puget Sound
  • Wayne State University

Useful Scholarship and Financial Aid Websites for AB540 Students:

http://maldef.org/leadership/scholarships/2010_Scholarship_List.pdf

http://www.futuros-california.org/resources/guide/College-Financial-Aid-Guide-for-Undocumented-Students.pdf

http://www.futuros-california.org/resources.html

http://www.ideasla.org/studentgroups/ab540project.html

http://www.salef.org/salef/fulfilling.html

http://www.ideasla.org/studentgroups/ab540project.html

http://lideres.nclr.org/section/resources/keeping_the_dream_alive_resource_guide_for_undocumented_students

http://www.latinocollegedollars.org/