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States granting in-state tuition to immigrants brought illegally to US as children

February 01, 2014 - 6:04 AM

Fifteen states have statutes allowing students who are in the United States illegally and were brought to this country as children by their parents to be eligible for in-state tuition. To qualify, they have to have graduated from a high school in the state and meet other requirements, such as having been a state resident for two years or three years.

California

Colorado

Connecticut

Illinois

Kansas

Maryland

Minnesota

Nebraska

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

Oregon

Texas

Utah

Washington

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Source: National Conference of State Legislatures

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