Initial DACA – December 4, 2020 USCIS was required to accept Initial Deferred Action of Childhood Arrivals or DACA applications.

To apply for DACA you must:

  • Be at least 15 years old,
  • Be born after June 15, 1981,
  • Arrived in the U.S. before reaching your 16th birthday,
  • Have continuously resided in the U.S. since June 15, 2007, up to the present time,
  • Was physically present in the U.S. on June 15, 2012 and at time of making DACA request,
  • Had no lawful immigration status or lawful status has expired prior to June 15, 2012
  • Is currently in school, has graduated from high school, has obtained a certificate of completion from high school, has obtained a General Education Development (GED) certificate, or is an honorably discharged veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard or U.S. Armed Forces, and
  • Have not been convicted (as an adult) of a felony offense, a significant misdemeanor offense, three or more non-significant misdemeanor offenses, or does not otherwise pose a threat to national security or public safety.


Initial DACA Info Session

December 16, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - December 17, 2020 @ 7:00 pm


To schedule an appointment:


+1 714 – 347 – 9610 (English/Spanish)

+1 714 – 347 – 9622 (Vietnamese)




1800 E. 17th Street, Santa Ana, CA 92705