Tom Tingle / AZ Central

The Arizona Court of Appeals says young immigrants granted deferred deportation status under a program started by former President Barack Obama are not eligible for lower in-state college tuition.

The Arizona Board of Regents has sent a letter to President-elect Donald Trump asking him to protect immigrant students who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children.

Northern Arizona University

The Northern Arizona University Faculty Senate unanimously voted Monday to make the school a sanctuary campus for undocumented students and those who are part of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.  

Associated Press

Northern Arizona University President Rita Cheng has signed a letter along with more than 400 other college leaders in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. 

Tom Tingle/Arizona Republic

The board overseeing Arizona's three public universities has voted to grant in-state tuition to young immigrants who were granted deferred deportation status by the Obama administration.