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Undocumented Student Resources: Legal Basics

Resources for undocumented students at Cañada College

Immigration Law 101 for Cañada College

Sheryl Muñoz-Bergman, San Mateo County Program Director of the International Institute of the Bay Area, gave this talk to Cañada students at the "Undocumented Student Forum" on March 30, 2011.

A History of Discrimination



Legal Questions?

Educators for Fair Consideration: Getting Legal Help.

Excellent advice on how to get legal help.


International Institute of the Bay Area:

Drop-in consultation hours on Mondays only from 9am to noon and 1pm-4pm. $20 fee. You can ask for the $20 fee to be waived (removed).

2600 Middlefield Road, Redwood City.  Phone: (650) 780-7530


Here's more legal information from the Immigration Legal Resource Center: English & Immigration Legal Resource Center: En Español

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

In 1948, the United Nations published the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, guaranteeing your right to an education. Here is Eleanor Roosevelt holding the text in Spanish (Wikimedia)

In English

En Español

Know Your Rights!