by Mauricio Villarreal and Mike Rodriguez
Upon high school graduation, many Latino students in North Carolina face barriers to attending college.
If they’re undocumented immigrants, they’re not eligible for in-state tuition. And they may not be able to afford out-of-state tuition.
Producer Mauricio Villarreal visited one undocumented student who won’t be going to college next fall because she can’t afford the out-of-state price tag.