Mi CASA: Center for Achievement and Student Advancement

Dreamers Welcome Sign


Services for AB540/Undocumented Students (Dreamers)


Hartnell College is committed to supporting all students regardless of their residency status. We provide specialized services for Dreamer students.


2016-2017 Academic Year Accomplishments


Dreamer Transfer Banquet

Congratulations to the Dreamers Class of 2017

As the academic year culminated, MiCASA honored the hardwork and dedication of those students who completed their transfer requirements and/or graduated from Hartnell College.  


Keynote speaker Monica Cardenas Guzman addresses Hartnell Dreamers at transfer banquet

Keynote speaker Monica Cardenas Guzman addresses Dreamers and their families at MiCASA's first dreamer transfer banquet.  


Hartnell College Board of Trustees Adopts Resolution

Supporting Unodcumented Students and Affirming the Privacy of Student Records

This resolution affirms the values of Hartnell College in supporting undocumented students and also affirms that the District will protect the privacy of education records for all students regardless of immigration status and consistent with existing laws.


Hartnell College President Dr. Lewallen recognizes the Hartnell College Board of Trustees for the resolution passed in favor of Hartnell College Dreamers

Hartnell College President Dr. Willard Lewallen recognizes the Board of Trustees at MiCASA's Dreamer Transfer Banquet, for passing a resolution that supports Hartnell College Dreamers.  


For a complete version of the resulotion please click here.


Stay tuned for MiCASA's 2017-2018 academic year

events and workshops


Know your Rights:

National Immigrant Law Center: Know your rights

Immigrants Rights Under a Trump Presidency (Spanish & English)

Fact Sheet:

Fact Sheet & Resource Guide for Dreamer Students & Mixed Status Families (English)

Fact Sheet & Resource Guide for Dreamer Students & Mixed Status Families (Spanish)


Services for Dreamers:


·          A safe space for Dreamers (D-383)

·          Assistance with AB540 Affidavit and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

·          Educational planning and counseling

·          Scholarship and financial aid assistance, including guidance filling out the Dream Act Application

·          Peer mentoring and social activities

·          Referrals to other campus services through the Dreamer Ally network

·          Advocacy and support


For a copy of our brochure please click here


Cafecito Fridays:


Join us for coffee and discussion to raise awareness amongst the Hartnell College community about AB540, DACA, & Dreamer students. Cafecito is held every Friday from 2:00-3:00 p.m.


Important Links for Dreamers:


Rosa Vidales, Dreamer Counselor
Phone: (831) 755-6723 to make an appointment

MiCASA is located at

Hartnell College-Main Campus

Building D, Room 383


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Who to contact

Program Assistant
Phone: 831.755.6723
D - College Administration (North)
Office: 383
Building: College Administration (North)