The Experience of Black Undocumented Students
When it comes to undocumented student experiences in the United States, the voices of Black students are often only a small part of the conversation. Sometimes, their experiences are left out entirely.
However, Black undocumented students account for nearly 7% of undocumented students pursuing college, according to the President’s Alliance. These students hail from a variety of regions across the world, including Europe, Africa, and the Caribbean.
To learn more about Black undocumented student experiences, we spoke with three students, who described the issues, challenges, and unique nature surrounding their identity on campus.