Friday, June 11, 2010
Georgia colleges must check all students to see if they're legal | ajc.com
Georgia's public colleges are expected to verify the citizenship status of nearly 316,000 students by the time the fall semester resumes in August, the chancellor's office said Friday.
Chancellor Erroll Davis sent a memo to college presidents May 26 telling them to conduct checks on all their enrolled students. That memo did not include a deadline.
"The assumption is this should all be done by this fall," university spokesman John Millsaps said Friday, following questions from The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. "The chancellor expects it will be done by the time students return on campus in August." More...