Advocacy

Take Action! Advocate for policies that support students!

St. Louis Graduates' Advocacy Committee takes positions on policy proposals that affect low-income and first-generation students. For more information on the committee's decision-making process, click here.

Policies of Interest 2016

  • Increased funding for Access Missouri need-based aid
  • In-state tuition rates for undocumented students
  • DACA student eligibility for state scholarship programs

St. Louis Graduates' Advocacy Committee supports the work of the Active Advocacy Coalition, a student-led coalition advocating for access and affordability for low-income, first-generation students.

Take Action! - Updated March 24, 2016

The Missouri House has passed its version of the higher education budget bill (HB2003) including language that triples the tuition rate charged to DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) students.