Public Supporters of the Student Access Bill



Chicago State University

DePaul University

Eastern Illinois University

Governors State University

Illinois State University

Northeastern Illinois University

Northern Illinois University

Southern Illinois University

University of Illinois


Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle

Urbana Mayor Laurel Lunt Prussing


Dave Bender, Executive Director, American Council of Engineering Companies of Illinois

Omar Duque, President & CEO, Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Josh Hoyt, Executive Director, National Partnership for New Americans

Billy Lawless, President, Irish Celts for Immigration Reform; Board Member, Illinois Restaurant Association

Raul Raymundo, CEO, The Resurrection Project

John Rowe, Co-Chair, Illinois Business Immigration Coalition; Chairman Emeritus, Exelon

Jesse Ruiz, Vice-President, Chicago Board of Education

Sam Scott, Chairman, Chicago Sister Cities; Former CEO, Corn Products International

Darryl Tom, President, Chicago Chinatown Chamber of Commerce


Illinois Hispanic Pastors Association

John Paul ll Newman Center at UIC


Coalition for Accessible Scholarships for Everyone (UIUC)

Dream Action NIU

Fearless Undocumented Alliance (UIC)

Hispanic Student Dental Association (UIC)

Mexican Students de Aztlán (UIC)

Undocumented Resilient and Organized (NEIU)

Undocumented Students and Allies (IIT)

Union for Puerto Rican Students (UIC)


Advance Illinois

Alivio Medical Center

Alliance of Filipinos for Immigrant Rights and Empowerment

Arab American Action Network

Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Chicago

Community Activism Law Alliance

Casa Michoacán

Centro de Trabajadores Unidos

Chicago Community and Workers Rights

Dare to Dream: Get Educated

Enlace Chicago

Erie Neighborhood House

Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights

Illinois Latino Council on Higher Education

Instituto del Progresso Latino

Interfaith Leadership Project

Japanese American Service Committee

Kenwood Oakland Community Organization

Korean American Resource and Cultural Center

Latin@ Youth Action League

Latino Policy Forum

Latinos Progresando

Logan Square Neighborhood Association

MALDEF Midwest Regional Office


National Museum of Mexican Art

National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture

National Alliance of Latin American and Caribbean Communities

Organized Communities Against Deportations

Ounce of Prevention Fund

P.A.S.O.-West Suburban Action Project


Puerto Rican Arts Alliance

Puerto Rican Cultural Center

Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law

South Asian American Policy & Research Institute

South Suburban Immigrant Project

Southwest Organizing Project

Telpochcalli Community Education Project

Trickster Art Gallery

United African Organization

United Congress of Community and Religious Organizations

Voices for Illinois Children

Women Employed

Become a Supporter of the student ACCess Bill