About Us

ISRC - Abstract Background

About Us

The Thrive Center: Immigrant Student Resources (ISR); helps recruit & retain students at the University of Arizona from immigrant & refugee backgrounds.

Our mission:
We provide academic, career, scholarship, & social support to currently enrolled students, including students with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) work permits, undocumented status, students with mixed-immigration status families, and students from refugee backgrounds. We train university staff, faculty, & administrators how to work more effectively with students from immigrant and refugee backgrounds.

Our connection:
We are funded by a grant provided by the UA Student Services Fees.

Our Impact

The successes of the ISR are a direct result of the brilliance, work and creativity of student leaders who are primary womxn of color from various immigrant backgrounds. Learn about our accomplishments and work through our annual grant reports submitted to the UA Student Services Fee Board.