Examples of Excelencia

Examples of Excelencia

328

The number of programs that have been recognized by Examples of Excelencia since 2005.

2019 Examples of Excelencia Nominations Now Open

2019 Examples of Excelencia

Help us find programs that accelerate Latino student success in higher education. Nominate a program at the associate, baccalaureate, and graduate academic levels, as well as community-based organizations, that use evidence-based practices to accelerate Latino student success in higher education.

Learn more about why you should nominate.

What is Examples of Excelencia?

Examples of Excelencia

Examples of Excelencia is the only national effort to identify and promote evidence-based practices that help accelerate Latino student success in higher education. Through a year-long process, we identify, review, and promote programs at colleges and universities as well as community-based organizations. Excelencia has received over 1,600 program nominations located in 33 states, Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico and recognized over 280 programs since 2005.

Learn more about the 2018 Examples of Excelencia finalists.

Resources for Examples of Excelencia

Learn more about effective programs and resources for Examples of Excelencia.

Growing What Works Database

Excelencia cares about finding replicable programs with evidence-based outcomes that work.

Growing What Works Database

Programs recognized through Examples of Excelencia feed into our Growing What Works database. The Growing What Works database is an online searchable database that serves as a resource for institutional leaders, funders, policymakers and others interested in evidence-base practices that help accelerate Latino student success in higher education. The database is made up of programs that were once recognized as through our Examples of Excelencia review process because of their strong Examples of Excelencia profile submission.