Welcome to Student Success & Retention!

Our Mission: The Department of Student Success & Retention promotes student degree completion by taking down barriers to persistence and creating experiences that support students in discovering community, meaning and purpose.  

Start your journey at UNI

Orientation & Transition

Orientation & Transition programs are geared toward creating the smoothest possible transition to UNI for new students. We oversee:

  • New Student Orientation
  • Family Orientation
  • Jump Start
  • Panther Welcome
  • Welcome Week
Here to help you achieve your goals

Current Students

Student success is the top priority of our office and the central goal of our UNI strategic plan. We work to make sure all UNI students have the support and resources to achieve their goals through:

  • Early intervention outreach
  • Peer mentoring
  • Success coaching
  • Welcome Week 
  • Jump Start Academy