Paying for DACA Renewal Fees

Having to come up with the funds to pay for DACA renewals in such a short time can be stressful. We have compiled a list for Illinois DACA recipients looking for assistance in paying the USCIS fee -$495- to renew DACA. This list will be updated constantly, please make sure you check back for more opportunities.

Jewish Child & Family Services

At this time, JCFS has scholarships available to offset the cost of the renewal filing fee ($495). Call JCFS Immigration & Citizenship at 312.357.4666 for more information and to schedule an appointment.

UIC Students

Partial scholarships for renewal/first time applicants are available for currently enrolled students ($250) at UIC. For more details contact Tanya Cabrera, Assistant Vice Provost for Student Inclusion (312) 355.0011.


UIC students may request a virtual appointment through Student Legal Services with an immigration attorney at DOS@UIC.EDU​​​

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