Welcome to the web-page of El Centro Latino and LACC

  1. Mission: El Centro Latino Program and the Latin American Culture Club intend to develop a better understanding of Latino Cultures at Bellevue College. In addition, our mission and leadership development that bring our community together. Equally important, the Latin Club and El Centro Latino Program foster leadership, offer assistance and promote academic success to Latinos and to students from all over the world, while promoting diversity, multiculturalism and tolerance.
  2. Vision: Help students grow culturally, academically, socially and personally while engaging with their cultural identity at Bellevue College.

  1. Objectives: 
  • Create a new generation of leaders at Bellevue College.
  • Celebrate our identities and teach other students our cultures.
  • Increase a well-known presence at Bellevue College.
  • Spread cultural awareness.
  • Improve and enrich the quality of events at BC.
  • Increase student involvement on the Bellevue College Campus.
  • Create a welcoming and familiar  environment.

4. Services: 

  • Academic Success and Support.
  • Information about scholarships, leadership workshops and conferences.
  • Academic Assistance
  • Cultural Events
  • Understanding of Latin American issues

5. Our Community: It is all about inclusivity and familiarity. Our purpose is to unify and connect as humans helping the community and people around us.

If you have any questions, feel free to let us know through our email: elcentrolatino@bellevuecollege.edu


We hope to see you soon!


Maria Gutierrez, Program Coordinator

Carlos Marquez, President of LACC