Harper College will be closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, Jan. 17. Remote instruction will be extended through the first two weeks of the semester. On-campus offices are closed and student services are being provided virtually through January 29. In-person classes and services will resume January 31. The Health and Recreation Center remains open. Learn more

Resource for Excellence Fund

The Resource for Excellence Fund provides funding for the development of new and innovative educational programs as well as supports faculty development, community programs and partnerships the needs of Harper students. 

The Resource for Excellence fund underwrites the Foundation’s Resource for Excellence Grants that encourage innovation and creativity among faculty and staff by funding programs and projects that support the Harper College strategic plan.

Examples of funded programs include:

  • Fund students enrolled in Undergraduate Research programs
  • Help students prepare for job interviews through the use of technology
  • Support students on the autism spectrum as they transition from High School to Harper
  • Expand access to the InZone program for children who face housing instability
  • Creation of a campus Maker-Space for students and the community
Last Updated: 11/10/21