Organizations & Network
Following are organizations and resources available to our students. These organizations and resources are not affiliated with A&M-SA.
Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of San Antonio, Inc.: A nonprofit agency provides services to millions of people a year through activities such as refugee and immigration services, housing, health care, legal services and disaster relief. Contact: (210) 222-1294 or click or email at firstname.lastname@example.org or click Email through website.
Caritas Legal Services: Caritas Legal Services provides legal aid to low-income and immigrant families as well as those who are victims of crime, domestic violence and human trafficking. This organization also offers free site-based legal clinics called Ask-A-Lawyer to anyone seeking information about legal issues. A&M-SA’s Office of International Affairs will host free legal clinics offered by Caritas Legal Services for our undocumented students. Contact: (210) 433-3256 or click or email at email@example.com or click Email through website.
RAICES: A nonprofit agency that promotes justice by providing free and low-cost legal services to underserved immigrant children, families and refugees in Central and South Texas. A&M-SA’s Office of International Affairs will host free workshops offered by RAICES for our undocumented students. Contact: (210) 222-0964 or specific DACA information and services contact: (844) 323-2669
TheDream.US: TheDream.US is the nation’s largest college access and success program for DREAMers. We believe that all that DREAMers need is an opportunity. And all we need to do is provide them with financial support to attend one of our Partner Colleges, committed to their college completion. A&M San Antonio is a participating college. TheDream.US provides, National Scholarships for high school and community college graduates. Contact: (855) 670-4787 or email TheDream.US@applyISTS.com.
You may also contact A&M-SA representative, Ms. Marisol Lopez, Scholarship & Grant Coordinator, Enrollment Management.
Office: Main Campus-MPB Room 106,
E-mail: Marisol.Lopez@tamusa.edu, Contact: (210) 784-1321.
Other Nonprofit Organizations
Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF): A leading Latino legal civil rights organization. MALDEF promotes social change through advocacy, communication, community education and litigation in the areas of education, employment, immigrants’ rights and political access. Contact: (210) 224-5476 or click to Email through website.
American Gateways – San Antonio: This organization provides human rights refugees and immigrant survivors of persecution, torture, conflict and human trafficking with exceptional immigration legal services at no or low cost, education and advocacy. Contact: (210) 521-4768.
Cafecollege: A partner with San Antonio Education, Cafecollege helps students enroll in college and earn a college degree and/or certificate. Cafecollege also introduced a new program UPGRADE, which helps working adults return to school, finish their degree or certificate and unlock opportunity for the future of our region. Contact: (210) 207-4528 or click to Email through website.
Equal Justice Center (EJC): The Equal Justice Center (EJC) is a non-profit law firm and employment justice organization that empowers low-income families, workers, and communities to achieve fair treatment in the workplace, in the justice system and in our shared society – regardless of immigration status. You can contact EJC to seek assistance with your DACA renewal by calling the toll-free hotline at (888) 670-6854 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.