Statement by CICU President Laura L. Anglin on the Legislation to Make Educational Aid Programs Available to Young Immigrants Qualifying for Deferred Status

News Date: 3/14/2012

Laura L. Anglin, President of the Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities, a statewide association for more than 100 private, not-for-profit campuses, said, “Our state’s and nation’s future depends on the best and brightest becoming educated members of society. Helping young immigrant New Yorkers gain access to the state’s supportive student aid programs will help fuel their college aspirations. I applaud the Assembly for taking this step to bolster immigrant students as they seek to make their college dreams a reality.”

Click here to read the Assembly’s press release.