What's the difference?

What's the difference?


Advancing Students for a Stronger Economy Tomorrow (ASSET) is a Colorado state law that allows eligible undocumented students to pay in-state tuition and receive the College Opportunity Fund stipend. To learn more, click here


Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) was a federal program established in 2012 that allowed qualifying undocumented people who arrived to the U.S. as children to request a renewable consideration of deferred action for a period of two years. The program has been subject to a variety of changes and may be up for complete termination, but we will provide students with the most up-to-date information they need. To learn more about DACA and updates regarding the program, click here.


To learn more about the differences, you can view this PDF hand-out: Differences between ASSET and DACA.