Seamless Transfer (SET @ UNT) Program

State
Texas
Academic Level
Baccalaureate
Issue Area
Transfer
Key Personnel

Overview

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

Program Description

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.