Immigration News: DACA Renewal Deadline - Help is available!

Text: DACA Renewals, Due Date: October 5, 2017. Image: A pair of white stars on a blue background flank both sides of DACA text.

DACA Renewals: Due October 5, 2017

If your DACA, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, work permit expires on or before March 5, 2017, you have only until October 5, 2017, to renew for another 2 years.

Help for Completing Renewals

Immigrant service providers are available to help the Dreamers. There are free renewal workshops almost every day and scholarships available for the $495 USCIS fee. Applications should be completed by October 2, 2017, to make sure they arrive in time.

Santa Clara County has initiated a scholarship fund that can be accessed through CET or Catholic Charities. Mission Asset Fund has an on-line application that is available nationally.

Check the Events Page for free workshops or walk in legal assistance.

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