Government Affairs

UPCEA Signs DACA Support Letter Joining HACU and Others

May 12, 2017

UPCEA today joined the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities and 26 other organizations to issue a letter to Secretary John Kelly of the Department of Homeland Security requesting clarification regarding protections offered under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Our concern surrounds DACA holders being deported or detained and threatened with deportation which affects many students studying in colleges and universities across the nation.

Click here to read the full letter.

National Adult Learner Coalition

UPCEA is proud to be a founding member of the National Adult Learner Coalition. 

Learn More About the Coalition.

UPCEA Policy Committee

 Scott Weimer, Virgina Tech, Chair
Jennifer Blum, Laureate Education
Dave Cillay, Washington State University
Bea Gonzalez, Syracuse University
Reed Scull, University of Wyoming
Jim Shaeffer, Old Dominion University