2024 COLEGAS Membership Services & Benefits include the following:

  • Opportunities to access a network of Latinx administrators in two-year Community, four-year and Technical Colleges from throughout the nation.
  • Opportunities to network and share issues affecting Latinx professionals and students in California community colleges through COLEGAS activities and events.
  • COLEGAS Webinar Series—annual webinar series addressing key issues affecting California Community College professionals and students, and opportunities for connecting with scholars and colleagues.
  • La Escalera— An intentional effort to increase the numbers of Latinx professionals by providing individualized meetings with community college leaders to help in the areas of: Job Application, Interview Preparation and Salary Negotiations Preparation.
  • Access to a member listserv exclusively for members.
  • Access to Job Board exclusively for members.
  • Access to Webinar recordings exclusively for members.
  • Registration discount for the Annual COLEGAS Conference (held in November).
  • Opportunities to make presentations at the COLEGAS Conference.
  • Invitation to attend an annual member meeting and forum at the AACC convention to discuss issues and topics related to Latinx educational advancement.
  • A complimentary La Escalera session for the institutional member designee.*

*Institutional Membership Only

Institutional Membership can be obtained by having DUAL membership with both National Community College Hispanic Council (NCCHC) as well COLEGAS. If you have questions or need more information, please contact Kim Andosca, NCCHC Executive Director, at or (916) 231-8970. The National Board of Directors is also available to you and all are listed in the left margin of this page and on the website,