Institution
University of North Texas
Academic Level
Issue Area(s)
Key Personnel
University of North Texas
Office of Admissions
1155 Union Circle #311277
Denton, TX 76203
United States

Transfer program focusing on targeted online services to increase transfer rates and promote retention among transfer students.

Goal/Mission
  • Increase virtual and social engagement among Latino transfer cohorts.
  • Increase the use of academic and financial support services and programs among the target Latino transfer cohorts.
  • Improve educational attainment of Latino transfer cohorts.
Outcome

Provided tools to help Latino students' transition and be academically successful at UNT.  It also provided information to their parents/family.  Through SET@UNT, students are able to connect with other transfer students and understand the importance of involvement on campus.  Through the project 3,829 new transfer students were enrolled in the Blackboard SET@UNT site.  662 new transfer students participated in the site and around 75 parents also participated in the program.

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