Immigration Law and Policy

University Liberal Arts: University Lecture Program

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Immigration Law and Policy

Spring 2019

Taught By: T. Alexander Aleinikoff

Section: L

CRN: 7334


This course examines the legal structure of the US immigration system and current policy debates. Topics to be addressed include: categories for admission of immigrants, refugee and asylum law and policies, due process in immigration proceedings, citizenship law (including birthright citizenship, naturalization and dual nationality), detention policies, undocumented migration, legalization proposals and enforcement policies. The course will feature a number of presentations by legal advocates and policy thinkers. [This ULEC is in category 1, Tools for Social Change.]

College: University Liberal Arts (UL)

Department: University Lecture Program (ULIB)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Lecture (L)

Max Enrollment: 150

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 3:30am 1/20/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday

Times: 4:00pm - 5:15pm

Building: Academic Entrance 63 Fifth Ave

Room: 100

Date Range: 1/22/2019 - 5/7/2019