Undocumented Students in Higher Education
How Many Students Are in U.S. Colleges and Universities, and Who Are They?
April 15, 2020
Undocumented immigrant students make up about 2 percent of all students enrolled in U.S. higher education, according to a report from the New American Economy and the Presidents’ Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration. The report estimates some 454,000 undocumented immigrant students are enrolled in higher education today, working to obtain degrees and going on…