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UVa expands financial aid to include DACA students

Since 2014, the University of Virginia has admitted in-state students who were brought into the U.S. illegally as children.

Those students previously have been required to pay the full cost of tuition out-of-pocket. Beginning this fall, according to a UVa website, in-state undergraduate students with DACA status will be eligible for financial aid. The money will come from private funding, according to university spokesman Wes Hester.

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