| Helping low-income immigrants find legal help

Student Clinic for Immigrant Justice

  • Location:
    217 Hanover St
    Suite 320
    Boston, MA 02113-9998
  • Phone:
  • Contact methods:
    Email, Mail/Letter, Phone calls, Website
  • Appointments accepted:

The Student Clinic for Immigrant Justice (SCIJ) is the only national organization training undergrads to provide free legal representation to asylum seekers and to organize for immigrant justice. SCIJ provides direct asylum representation and pro se assistance with immigration matters such as change of address, change of venue, renewal of work permits, and other small items for immigrants in the Worcester, MA and Providence, RI areas. Learn more at

Counties served: Worcester

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Asylum applications, Employment authorization
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS, Representation at Asylum Interviews (Credible Fear Interviews, Reasonable Fear Interviews), Representation before the Immigration Court, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA)
Non-legal services: Language services, Legislative advocacy (state or national), Referrals to other services
Populations served: Detained individuals, Domestic Violence Victims, Farm workers, Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals who are not in legal immigration status, Individuals with criminal histories, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Juveniles, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: Akan-Twi, Cantonese Chinese, Danish, French, Hebrew, Korean, Mandarin Chinese, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? No


Volunteer Coordinator
Jonathan Goldman
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