Per U.S. Department of Education and the State of California guidelines, colleges are required to collect racial and ethnic data. Please see below for a description of the racial and ethnic categories to be inputted on page 2 of the International Student Application under the What is your racial/ethnic background section:Are you Hispanic or Latino? A person of Cuban, Mexican, Puerto Rican, South or Central American, or other Spanish culture or origin, regardless of race. If yes, write one or more of the following:
- Mexican, Mexican-American, Chicano Central American
- South American
- Hispanic: Other
What is your race? You can write one or more of the following from the bulleted lists:
Asian: A person having origins in any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia, or the Indian Subcontinent.
- Asian: Other
- Black or African American
- American Indian / Alaskan Native
- Pacific Islander: Other
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