Infographic-HSIs 2020-21: Fast Facts

Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) Infographic: 2020-21

Excelencia in Education
March 2022


This infographic shows fast facts on HSIs in 2020-21.

  • There are 559 HSIs. HSIs are institutions that have 25% or more undergraduate full-time equivalent (FTE) Hispanic enrollment.
  • The number of HSIs has decreased for the first time in two decades.
  • 23 out of 24 Seal of Excelencia certified institutions are now HSIs.
  • Two-thirds of HSIs are public institutions and the majority of HSIs are 4-year institutions.

Suggested citation: Excelencia in Education. (2022). Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) Infographic: 2020-21. Washington, D.C.: Excelencia in Education.


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HSIs 2020-21: Fast Facts Infographic

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