Undocumented Students

Are you looking for support services for undocumented students?

You have come to the right place!

The Office of International Students and Scholars offers:

  • One-on-one confidential advisor meetings
  • Orientation
  • Academic support
  • Legal referrals
  • Referrals to other offices such as Wellbeing, Student Success Initiatives and Financial Aid
  • Webinars with immigration attorneys on knowing rights and updates on current legislation

To schedule a meeting

Jenny Brydon, Sr. Manager for International Advising and Programs, serves as the main advisor for undocumented students. To set up an appointment, call 713-348-6095 or visit https://oiss.rice.edu/appointment.

Government Updates

DACA Update on 11/14/2020: Federal judge rules acting DHS head Chad Wolf unlawfully appointed, invalidates DACA suspension – Read in NBC News: https://apple.news/AapxdNFwuQsO_9MmDf6DDuw

DACA Update on 06/18/2020: Supreme Court decision on DACA – https://www.fosterglobal.com/blog/supreme-court-leaves-daca-in-place-for-now/

Additional Support and Information

For more on Rice’s commitment to undocumented students and resources, please visit https://daca.rice.edu/.