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UndocuAlly Training

Overview of UndocuAlly Training

The UndocuAlly training will provide recommendations for UC Merced staff, faculty members, and graduate students to practice allyship through knowledge, awareness, reflection, and action. Training is designed in collaboration with local, state, and national advocacy groups. A committee of campus partners oversees the development and implementation of UndocuAlly Training.


  • Understand state and federal education and immigration policies that impact college access and employment for undocumented students
  • Refer undocumented students to appropriate online resources for legal and financial support
  • Develop a critical lens to interpret how programs and policies affect undocumented students
  • Learn where and how to access local, state, and national resources
  • Share information learned with campus and community partners
  • Apply information learned to your role on campus and as an ally

UndocuAlly Training Committee 

Name Title Department E-mail
Ariana Mora Mero Coordinator, Services for Undocumented Students Bright Success Center
Alejandro Delgadillo

Associate Director, Educational Equity & Access

Bright Success Center
Eric Cannon Graduate Student Support Manager Graduate Division

Jason Juarez

Associate Director, Transition Programs Bright Success Center
Myra Fernandez Social Sciences, Humanities & Arts Career Specialist Center for Career & Professional Advancement