Hispanic-serving institution

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A Hispanic-Serving Institution, or HSI, is defined in federal law ( the Higher Education Opportunity Act, Title V, 2008) as an accredited, degree-granting, public or private nonprofit institution of higher education with 25% or more total undergraduate Hispanic full-time equivalent (FTE) student enrollment.wikipedia
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Hispanic Americans

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A Hispanic-Serving Institution, or HSI, is defined in federal law ( the Higher Education Opportunity Act, Title V, 2008) as an accredited, degree-granting, public or private nonprofit institution of higher education with 25% or more total undergraduate Hispanic full-time equivalent (FTE) student enrollment.
While Hispanics study in colleges and universities throughout the country, some choose to attend federally-designated Hispanic-serving institutions, institutions that are accredited, degree-granting, public or private nonprofit institutions of higher education with 25 percent or more total undergraduate Hispanic full-time equivalent (FTE) student enrollment.

California State University, Dominguez Hills

Cal State Dominguez HillsCalifornia State University Dominguez HillsDominguez Hills
The university is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC); is designated as a Hispanic-Serving Institution; and is nationally accredited in business administration, chemistry, clinical sciences (cytotechnology, medical technology), computer science, education, health science (orthotics and prosthetics), music, nursing, occupational therapy, public administration, social work (MSW), and theatre arts.

California State University, Fullerton

Cal State FullertonCalifornia State University FullertonCal State-Fullerton
CSUF is a Hispanic-serving institution and is eligible to be designated as an Asian American Native American Pacific Islander serving institution (AANAPISI).

California State University, Los Angeles

Cal State Los AngelesCalifornia State University at Los AngelesLos Angeles State College
Cal State LA is a Hispanic-serving institution.

College of the Desert

C. Douglas KrollCollege of the Desert [Palm Desert, California] Desert
The college is federally recognized as a Hispanic-serving institution (HSI), receiving Title V grants.

California State University Channel Islands

California State University, Channel IslandsCal State Channel IslandsChannel Islands
The university is a Hispanic-serving institution.

California State University, Fresno

Fresno StateFresno State UniversityFresno State College
The university is classified by the U.S. Federal government as an Asian American Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI) and an Hispanic-serving institution (HSI) because the Hispanic undergraduate full-time-equivalent student enrollment is greater than 25%.

Hartnell College

Salinas Junior CollegeHartnellHartnell JC
It enrolls nearly 10,000 students; 56% of those students are Latino/a and the college is a Hispanic-serving institution.

Colorado State University–Pueblo

Colorado State University-PuebloUniversity of Southern ColoradoSouthern Colorado
It is a member of the Colorado State University System (CSU System) and is a federally designated Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI).

University of California, Santa Barbara

UC Santa BarbaraUniversity of California at Santa BarbaraUCSB
In 2015, UCSB was designated a Hispanic-Serving Institution.

Northeastern Illinois University

Northeastern IllinoisPhysical Education ComplexGolden Eagles
NEIU serves approximately 9,000 students in the region and is a Hispanic Serving Institution.

University of California, Davis

UC DavisUniversity of California at DavisUniversity of California Davis
In 2014, Chancellor Katehi stated that UC Davis aims to become a Hispanic-Serving Institution by the 2018–2019 school year, with at least 25% of the undergraduate student body consisting of Latinos.

Eastern New Mexico University

Eastern New MexicoENMUEastern New Mexico College
It is a federally designated Hispanic-serving institution and a member of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities.

Title-V Graduate Programs

Title VTitle V Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions ProgramTitle V grants
Title V of the Act, introduced in 1998, is another funding stream specifically for HSIs to assist them in improving their higher educational provision.
It is also known as the Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program, being directed towards what are designated as Hispanic-serving institutions (HSIs).

Norco College

The Title V program is designed to support Hispanic-serving institutions (HSIs) of higher education (such as Norco College) and help these institutions expand educational opportunities for Hispanic students.

Donnelly College

The College is the only one in the four-state region to be federally designated as a Hispanic-serving institution (HSI) and a Minority Serving Institution (MSI).

University of Illinois at Chicago

University of Illinois, ChicagoUniversity of IllinoisUIC
The University of Illinois at Chicago is a federally designated Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and is among the most ethnically diverse universities in the United States.

University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez

University of Puerto Rico at MayaguezUniversity of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez CampusMayagüez Campus
The University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez is the second largest Hispanic-serving institution in the United States.

El Centro College

El Centro Community College
Its Spanish name reflects the center of the downtown area and it a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) and a member of the Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities (HACU).

Texas State University

Southwest Texas State UniversityTexas StateTexas State University–San Marcos
Hispanic students made up 30% of the student body in 2013, which increased to 32% in 2014, qualifying the University to be designated as a Hispanic-serving institution.

University of St. Thomas (Texas)

University of St. ThomasUniversity of Saint ThomasUniversity of St. Thomas (Houston)
The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities rates UST as an Hispanic-serving institution; it is the only private institution of higher education in Houston to earn this rating.

Texas Tech University

Texas TechTexas Technological Collegecampus
Texas Tech is also the only Power Five university in Texas that is a Hispanic-serving Institution.

University of Houston–Downtown

University of Houston-DowntownUniversity of Houston–Downtown CollegeHouston–Downtown
The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities has designated UHD as a Hispanic-serving institution, in recognition of the large number of Hispanic students enrolled at UHD.

Higher Education Act of 1965

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According to Title III of the Higher Education Act of 1965, in order for an HSI to receive federal funding it must satisfy the following criteria:

United States Department of Education

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The Department of Education offers grants to institutions defined as HSIs which can be used for many academic purposes serving all ethnicities at the institution including faculty development, funds and administrative management, development and improvement of academic programs, endowment funds, curriculum development, scientific or laboratory equipment for teaching, renovation of instructional facilities, joint use of facilities, academic tutoring, counseling programs and student support services.