Call for Applications: 2017-2018 CMSI Research Fellowship We are excited to announce that applications for our 2017-2018 CMSI Research Fellowship are now open! We are committed to supporting the scholarship of academics focusing their work on Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs). This one-year fellowship carries a one-time $5,000 stipend as well as travel accommodations for [...]
UCI Named Hispanic-Serving Institution for 2017-18 UCI has been named a Hispanic-serving institution for 2017-18, meaning that fully one-quarter of our undergraduate student body identifies as Latino and that half of all students receive financial aid. The designation builds on UCI’s recognition earlier this year as an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-serving [...]
HSI Designation UC Irvine meets U.S. Department of Education eligibility as a Hispanic-serving institution. Latino enrollment reaches 25.7 percent, reflecting campus commitment to diversity. Here are a few highlights of how UCI programs, faculty and staff are helping students thrive. Find out more about UCI as an HSI.
Feds award UCI designation of being a Hispanic-serving institution "These titles mean UCI will be eligible to compete for more funding and grants from various federal agencies to benefit not only its minority students, but all students, university officials said." Find Out More
UC Irvine's rare distinction: It's an elite research university that's a haven for Latinos UC Irvine is the top choice for Latinx freshmen applicants, topping UCLA for the first time last fall. In May, the campus won federal recognition for serving Latinos. Find Out More [...]
UC-Irvine brings intentionality to its designation as a Hispanic-Serving Institution The University of California, Irvine is among the latest to earn the “Hispanic-Serving Institution” designation, joining a fast-growing group of U.S. higher education institutions that educate a student body that is at least 25% Hispanic. Find Out More [...]
UC-Irvine brings intentionality to its designation as a Hispanic-Serving Institution Author: Tara García Mathewson Published: July 5, 2017 Excerpt: The university built becoming an HSI into its strategic plan, and its aim is to help Latino students thrive The University of California, Irvine is among the latest to earn the “Hispanic-Serving Institution” designation, joining [...]