PPIC Higher Education Center
While the country is politically divided on immigration issues, the PPIC Statewide Survey has found some bipartisan agreement in California.
As the federal government moves to end the DACA program, California is continuing to support the higher education aspirations of undocumented students.
The DACA program has been particularly significant in California—home to 70,000 “Dreamers” and other undocumented immigrants who attend public colleges.
A change in the admissions process could boost access to California State University and increase the number of college-educated Californians overall.
Democrats and Republicans are divided on the issue of higher education.
News and analysis of California policy issues from PPIC