Eligibility for Title IV Aid for “Battered Immigrants-Qualified Aliens” as Provided For in the Violence Against Women Act [pdf]

This letter describes the process by which a person who has documentation provided by the Department of Homeland Security’s United States Citizenship and Immigration Service that supports a finding that the person is a “battered immigrant” and meets the definition of a “qualified alien” can qualify for Title IV, Higher Education Act (HEA) program assistance.