ERIC Number: EJ359017
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Retention and Excellence Through Student Involvement: A Leadership Role for Student Affairs.
Webb, Edward M.
NASPA Journal, v24 n4 p6-11 Spr 1987
Maintains retention is the most cost-effective way to address the declining student population. Discusses factors associated with student persistence toward graduation. Effectively promoting student involvement in a program is the key issue, particularly for freshmen. Recommendations regarding the role of student services in retention include freshman seminars, involvement in classroom programs, and training faculty and peer counselors. (KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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