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RETENTION & PERSISTENCE INSTITUTEJuly 6-7, 2015

The Retention & Persistence Institute provides participants with an understanding of recent research from our "Completing College: Assessing Graduation Rates at Four-Year Institutions" report and the latest data on retention from other leading scholars in the field. Participants will learn how to reframe retention discussions on their campuses and gain insight into:

  • New research on retention
  • Campus practices that promote student success and graduation
  • HERI's brand new retention calculator, an innovative tool that accurately predicts an institution's graduation rate

In this institute, led by HERI director, Sylvia Hurtado and CIRP Director Dr. Kevin Eagan, you will learn how to translate retention research findings to actionable policy and practice changes on your campus.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
  • Enrollment Managers
  • Student and Academic Affairs Professionals
  • Registrars
  • Campus Teams Focused on Retention

SCHEDULE Agenda

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 9:00am - 5:00pmUCLA Faculty Center
 6:00pmDinner
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 9:00am - 5:00pmUCLA Faculty Center

REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED


Lodging

To make lodging reservations at the Hotel Palomar in Westwood, please contact the Reservations Department at (424)901-7270 or Central Reservations at 1-(800) KIMPTON. Please mention that you are attending the "HERI Retention & Persistence Institute" (#11300801741) to obtain the discounted rate of $175/night (plus applicable taxes and fees). Rooms at the special conference rate are limited.