MISSION

Dream scholars is a collaborative program of Student Success Initiatives and the Dream Center at UCI. The mission of Dream Scholars is to provide undocumented students with the academic guidance and social support necessary to ensure their educational and personal success. The primary goal of the program is to promote the holistic development of undocumented students by connecting participants with the academic community and campus resources.

ELIGIBILITY
Participants must be undergraduate undocumented students enrolled at UCI.

REQUIREMENTS
Participants must meet with program coordinators twice per quarter and must attend one workshop per quarter.

PROGRAM BENEFITS

  • Book Loan Program
  • Chromebook Loan Program
  • Computer Lab
  • Discounted Printing
  • LARC Scholarship
  • Peer Mentorship
  • Weekly Workshops and Events
  • Weekly Seminar for Freshmen

APPLY

DREAM Scholars

DREAM Scholars is a year-long University Affairs course. The course meets weekly on Thursdays from 4pm-5:30pm. Students who apply by the deadline will receive a course code to enroll in the seminar and receive 3.9 units by the end of the year (1.3 units/ quarter).

Eligibility: Must be an undocumented FIRST-YEAR student enrolled at UCI

Requirements: Must attend weekly class, meet with a program coordinator once per quarter, attend one workshop per quarter

DREAM Scholars Plus

DREAM Scholars Plus is an academic and social support program for continuing undocumented students.

Eligibility: Must be an undocumented student enrolled at UCI

Requirements: Must meet with a program coordinator once per quarter, attend one workshop per quarter

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Please contact Oscar Teran, DREAM Center Director at terano@uci.edu, or Joanna Hernandez, Assistant Director Student Success Initiatives, at joannmh1@uci.edu.