De Anza Student Resources

Find Your Ally

"The Higher Education Legal Services Project is a California-funded effort to provide FREE immigration legal services to students faculty and staff at California Community Colleges. The project brings together trusted legal services providers to offer direct legal support to students, staff and faculty so they can best assess their unique case and plan for their future."

Find Your Ally

Immigration Institute of the Bay Area


" The Immigration Institute of the Bay Area (IIBA) helps immigrants, refugees, and their families join and contribute to the community. IIBA provides high-quality, affordable immigration legal services, education, and civic engagement opportunities." -from the IIBA website under Mission 


Local Resources

Immigrant Legal Resource Center

“The mission of the Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC) is to work with and educate immigrants, community organizations, and the legal sector to continue to build a democratic society that values diversity and the rights of all people.” –from the ILRC website 



This app allows you to communicate with others and be notified of any detainment as a means to learn and act if you are at risk of being detained yourself 


National Resources

Information On DACA

This article answers questions and gives information about DACA 

Affordable Colleges online

Immigrational Law Help

Immigration Law Help Logo is a searchable online directory of over 1,000 free or low-cost nonprofit immigration legal services providers in all 50 states. Only nonprofits that are BIA recognized or have attorneys on staff are included in the directory. Users can search by state, zip code, or detention facility. Users can also refine their search by types and areas of legal assistance provided, populations served, languages spoken, other areas of legal assistance, and non-legal services provided. was developed by the Immigration Advocates Network and Pro Bono Net with support from the Four Freedoms Fund.” –from the Immigration Law Help website 

Immigration Law Help

Know Your Rights

What Immigrant Families Can Do Now

These are pdfs of general rights you should know in English and Spanish 



Know Your Rights and the Police

These are pdfs of your rights with the police in English and Spanish



Red Card - Print Your Own

These are pdfs of red crads you can print at home in different languages 





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