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Undocumented Students: Resources: Home

Information, websites and resources to aid undocumented students and community members.

Resource Guide Description

This resource guide contains:

  • current news and updates
  • list of Spanish-speaking Cuesta staff members
  • local and national contacts for assistance
  • online resources on rights and protections
  • library materials and suggested readings

Monarch Centers / Centros Monarcha

Centros Monarcha compromiso es proveer un lugar amigable y seguro donde los estudiantes indocumentados y sus familias puedan reunirse y sentirse seguros, valorados y sobre todo apoyados.

Este centro facilitará el acceso a programas y servicios disponibles en Cuesta así como recursos de la comunidad y del estado de California para asegurar el éxito personal y académico de nuestros estudiantes indocumentados. El Monarch Center es un lugar donde la diversidad y todas las culturas son aceptadas y celebradas.

Coordinadora: Estella Vazquez
San Luis Obispo, Edificio 3300, Oficina 3315A, 805-546-3109
Paso Robles, Edificio N1100, Oficina N1123, 805-546-3109 


Click on the image above to visit Cuesta's Monarch Centers/ Centros Monarca website.

The Monarch Centers are committed to provide a welcoming and safe place where undocumented students and their families can gather and feel safe, valued and supported. Our center will facilitate access to Cuesta’s programs and services as well as local and State resources to assure the personal and academic success of the undocumented students and their families. The Monarch Centers are a place where diversity and all cultures are embraced and celebrated.

Coordinator: Estella Vazquez
San Luis Obispo Campus, Building 3300, Room 3315A, 805-546-3109
North County Campus, Building N1100, Room N1123, 805-546-3109


Mental Health Services, including counseling on stress and/or anxiety related to immigration status. Call to make an appointment: San Luis Obispo Campus (805) 546-3171 or North County Campus (805) 591-6200 ext. 4207

Counseling, for questions related to courses, registration, financial aid and more. Drop-in, live-chat or call to make an appointment: San Luis Obispo/South County Center: (805) 546-3138 or North County Campus:(805) 591-6241

Cuesta College Superintendent/President Dr. Gil Stork's 2017 statement on the election impacts on Cuesta students.

California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office, resources for undocumented students.