Hoosier community groups and businesses have a message for Indiana’s congressional delegation: find a solution for DACA.
Indiana is one of many states that charge undocumented student out of state tuition, no matter how long they have lived in a state.
Activists and pro-immigrant groups are expected to hold a protest later today protesting the proposed detention center for undocumented immigrants in Gary.
Senate Democrats will pursue a bill in the next session that would allow in state tuition for undocumented students.
The Pew Research Center estimates that about 110,000 undocumented immigrants live in Indiana.
A Pew Research Center report indicates 15,000 fewer unauthorized immigrants lived in Indiana in 2012 than in 2009.
Deportations are down 10 percent in the U.S. from 2012 to 2013.
The University changed its acceptance policy to include applications from undocumented immigrants.