Dreamer Students

Post-Secondary Resources for IHSCA student and DREAMers


Applying for college is confusing and at times overwhelming: however, with the support of your academic advisors every IHSCA student documented and undocumented will be provided an array options to help support any decision. The main goal of the IHSCA academic advisors is to provide and support each student along the college application and career selection processes. The Academic Advising department has put together these online resources to help students navigate and obtain information that will help in decisions students will need to take.


Financial Aid


With the support of the Illinois Assistance Commission (ISAC) all IHSCA Seniors are provided FAFSA completions support. Though undocumented students are currently not able to apply, academic advisors provide extensive support on alternative college financial planning, ensuring that every student will be assisted.


Additional Online Resources:


Click on the bullet points below to view additional resources that support your college and career goals.


Chicano Organizing & Research in Education–Que Llueva Café Scholarship



Get Ready for College



Illinois Latino Council of Higher Education (ILACHE)



Immigrant Youth Financial Resource Guide






Latino College Dollars: Scholarships for Latino Students



LINC Telacu



Mexican American Legal and Educational Fund (MALDEF)



Salvadoran American Leadership and Educational Fund (SALEF)