Dream Resource Center
The Dream Resource Center provides support to undocumented students, AB540 students, LGBTQ identified students, and other students at East Los Angeles College. Whether you are a new or continuing student, we are happy to assist you with the ELAC admissions process, Dream Act or FAFSA applications, and questions regarding your residency status. The Dream Resource Center is also a safe and supportive place to study and connect with resources.
Services We Offer:
Residency Status Questions
Do you have questions about your residency status? You might qualify for in-state tuition and financial aid. Our knowledgeable staff can help you correct your residency status, including assisting with the paperwork for AB540.
Financial Aid Assistance
Our staff can help you apply for the Dream Act, FAFSA, or BOG Fee Waiver. We can also help you find scholarships to help pay for college.
Study Space and Computer Access
Our office is a safe and supportive place to study. We offer computer and printing access for school-related purposes.
Enrollment and Registration Assistance
We are happy to guide you through the process of becoming a new ELAC student. We also help returning and continuing students with class registration and other services.
Connect with Resources
Learn about the many resources available to you as an ELAC student. Resources include free or low-cost attorney consultations, physical and mental health services, housing support, food banks, and other services.
Safe Zone Training and Events
We provide ally training for ELAC employees in order to better support our undocumented and LGBTQ students.