THE CALIFORNIA DREAM ACT

The California Dream Act of 2011 became law through the passage of two assembly state bills. AB 130 relating to private scholarships and AB 131 relating to financial aid administered by the State of California Grant.

The California Dream Act allows students who meet certain criteria (as defined by AB 540) to apply for and, if eligible, receive-

  • Privately funded scholarships at public universities (beginning with CSUSB scholarships awarded for 2013-2014 academic year)
  • CSUSB financial aid State University Grant (SUG) (beginning with awards for 2013 Winter quarter)
  • State financial aid such as Cal Grants, EOP and Chafee (beginning with awards for the 2013-2014 academic year)

The California DREAM Loan Program.

The DREAM US Scholarship Opportunity

DREAMers Resource and Success Center

For information regarding the new CSUSB DREAMers Resource and Success Center, please call 909-537-5937. The center is located in the Santos Manuel Student Union, Room 102B.

The DREAMers Resource and Success Center are dedicated to help our undocumented student population. The Center provides a safe space where students who share a common interest can connect with others and find resources such as: California Dream Act information, financial aid and scholarships, employment and internship opportunities, immigration services, etc. and other resources that will help achieve student success.