UHCL President Response to DACA Termination

September 6, 2017 | UHCL Staff

Ira K. BlakeUHCL President Ira K. Blake issued this response to the Deferred Action of Childhood Arrivals announcement:

University of Houston-Clear Lake supports education for all students and is concerned about the current action regarding the Deferred Action of Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. We believe all who aspire to higher education should be permitted to access the tools necessary to reach their goals. Joining with the other UH System universities, UHCL will actively support all students through any means allowed by the law. As part of the UH System, we are committed to working with national higher education organizations and Congressional leaders to find a solution.