System-wide resources around immigration issues
On all of our campuses, there are resources and key people to contact for more information and for assistance.
- Students should contact the Office of International Programs.
- On February 28th, an immigration attorney will host a campus discussion and provide support for students at UMD.
- UMD students are encouraged to contact International Student Services or the Office of Cultural Diversity for additional resources.
- UMD student Counseling Services are also available.
- For employees, check with Human Resources & Equal Opportunity.
- Contact Hilda Ladner in Equity, Diversity and Intercultural Programs or Ray Lagasse in International Student Programs.
- Contact Brett Schieve, Cultural Engagement Director.
- A full list of resources and frequently asked quetions and answers on issues related to these issues can be found here.
- For those in the community who may be affected by the Presidential Executive Order, here's a quick list of contacts and resources.
International students, scholars, and employees should contact International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) for visa advice and counseling opportunities. ISSS has created a page of information and resources specifically related to the executive order.
Students can reach out to student mental health resources for support.
Cultural student centers and organizations are offering opportunities for students to connect and support one another.
Employees who are affected or have questions and concerns can contact the Office of Human Resources Employee Assistance Program.
The Center for New Americans provides legal services for noncitizens, pursues litigation to improve our nation’s immigration laws, and supports noncitizens in the region through education and community outreach.