Benchmark and research successful programs that serve underrepresented students
Task Force Recommendation: Close the Gap in Retention and Persistence to Graduation
Task Force Project: Benchmark and research successful programs that serve underrepresented students
Champion: Wendi Whitman
Implementation Team Actions
- University College worked to identify programs and universities that demonstrate national excellence in retention, and has started to implement some of the programs.
- Illinois State joined the Association of Public Land-grant Universities to increase college access and close the achievement gap.
- The Retention Committee is developing a plan for retention support for faculty and staff members.