500+ take advantage of Colorado's immigrant [illegal alien] tuition offer

Article subtitle: 
CMC vice president Lin Stickler - the school has recruited students by placing ads in Spanish-language newspapers and sending recruiters to high schools
Article publisher: 
The Denver Channel
Article date: 
29 November 2013
Article category: 
Colorado News
Article Body: 

More than 500 students across the state are taking advantage of Colorado's in-state tuition rates for immigrants without legal residence ...

CAIRCO Background

In-state college tuition for illegal aliens

In-state tuition for illegal aliens is a violation of Federal Law. Federal Law Title 8, Chapter 14, Sec. 1623 states:

"an alien who is not lawfully present in the United States shall not be eligible on the basis of residence within a State... for any postsecondary education benefit unless a citizen or national of the United States is eligible for such a benefit."