What does it mean to be a Hispanic Serving Institution?
UCI is a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI). This federal designation aligns with UCI’s aspiration to be a national leader and global model of inclusive excellence. As a designated HSI, UCI faculty, staff and students are eligible to apply for Minority-Serving Institution (MSI) grants, internships and partnerships
Winter Quarter 2015 The Vice Provost for Academic Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Douglas Haynes convened an administrative work group to prepare the campus for designation as a Hispanic-Serving Institution.
The HSI Division provides grant funding to institutions of higher education to assist with strengthening institutional programs, facilities, and services to expand the educational opportunities for Hispanic Americans and other underrepresented populations.
UCI Chancellor Howard Gillman has been elected to the governing board of the Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities. Established in 1986, HACU is the only national education association that represents Hispanic-serving institutions. Although [...]
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September 5, 2017 University of California Office of the President Media contact: (510) 987-9200 UC President Napolitano denounces decision to end DACA program, calls on Congress to make protections permanent University of [...]