July 12th, 2012
06:00 AM ET

School foots bill for illegal immigrants

A new program at Chicago's Dominican University uses private funds to pay for the education of 17 undocumented immigrant students.

The university's president calls the program a "moral responsibility." An Illinois state representative says it's illegal.

What do you think? Tell us in the comments: Should a private university take students' immigration status into account when offering scholarships?

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