THE REAL HOPE ACT (financial aid for undocumented students)
Washington State offers some financial aid to students who meet eligibility requirements (See HB 1079 Students below)! If you know a student who might qualify, please direct them to the SPSCC's Real Hope Act page or to WASFA (Washington Application for State Financial Aid) Website.
Under certain conditions, students who attended high school or obtained a GED in a US high school can pay in-state tuition for Washington State higher educational institutions under HB 1079.
Students covered by HB 1079 meet the following requirements:
Resources for Dreamers:
Latino/a Educational Achievement Project
Washington Dream Act Coalition
Northwest Immigrant Rights Project