Hispanic Serving Institution

Redlands is designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) by the U.S. Department of Education

The U.S. Department of Education has designated the University of Redlands as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI), recognizing the institution’s ongoing commitment to serving Hispanic/Latinx Americans among the University’s student populations.

What HSI means for Redlands

The University will now be eligible to seek U.S. Department of Education grants to expand educational opportunities for Hispanic students; help increase the number of Hispanic students attaining degrees in the STEM fields; and expand educational opportunities for Hispanic students earning postsecondary degrees.

Diversity and Inclusion News

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Serving our Latinx community

U of R has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution. Now what?

Palm trees frame the facade of the Administration Building.
U of R receives Hispanic Serving Institution designation

The U.S. Department of Education recently designated the University of Redlands as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI), a status that will provide new opportunities for grant funding to strengthen programs and services.

Artist Kathy Whitman Elk Woman (center) unveils the commissioned "Honor the Treaties" sculpture alongside Wayne Mitchell '60 (right) and his wife, Marie Mitchell,  at the Heard Museum in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Heard Museum/Melissa Malork)
‘Honor the treaties’

U of R alumnus and his wife support Native rights through commissioned artwork

As part of their legacy to the Heard Museum, Wayne Mitchell ’60 and his wife, Marie, commissioned Kathy Whitman Elk Woman to create a sculpture.