Men of Excellence



The mission of Men of Excellence is to facilitate the successful matriculation, retention, and timely graduation of Black/African-American male students at Lamar University from historically underserved, underrepresented, and socio-economically disadvantaged groups in the U.S. This will be achieved through the provisions of comprehensive “student success” programs and services, including, but are not limited to mentoring, success-centered academic advising, leadership development, collegiate professional development, career exploration, internship opportunities, integrated and appropriate socio-culture enrichment activities, health & wellbeing, diversity and global awareness, financial literacy, goal development and attainment, as well as other essential student and life success skills.


To provide Men of Excellence with a comprehensive, high quality, and academically centered support services with simultaneously developing and promoting professionalism, leadership, service, and academic excellence.