DACA is an executive order that benefits those who immigrated as children and meet several guidelines. DACA recipients are eligible for work authorization and can get a Social Security Number and, in most cases, a Driver's License.
Undocumented students and students with DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) do not qualify for federal or state aid in Florida, including Bright Futures, National Merit, and federal loans and grants.
Florida Student Financial Aid
Undocumented students can apply for an out-of-state waiver if they:
UNF Nonresident Waiver
Florida Residency Declaration for Tuition Purposes
Immigrant Legal Resource Center
The National Immigration Law Center
Immigrant Legal Resource Center - If DACA Program Ends?
FAQs - DACA