Updated Oct. 17, 2019

On Oct. 4, 2019, Amherst joined 164 other colleges and universities across the nation in an amicus brief in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Organized by the Presidents' Alliance on Immigration and Higher Education 500 Internal Server Error

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Every U.S. presidential transition brings changes to federal policy that affect virtually all of us. Each of the links below provides helpful resources, including information about—and the significant implications of—some of the policy changes that most impact members of our community. The information will be updated when changes occur.

The White House - link to Immigration information

Immigration Enforcement

Educational, legal, regional and on-campus information and resources for undocumented and DACAmented students, and current relevant updates regarding travel bans.

Campus Contacts

We encourage you to drop-in, call or email with any concerns or questions.

Lisa H. Rutherford

Lisa H. Rutherford

Chief Policy Officer and General Counsel

105-A Converse Hall
Tenzin L. Kunor

Tenzin L. Kunor

Director, Diversity and Student Leadership