retention, attrition, freshmen, freshman, GPA, summerstart, academic engagement, academic adjustment, first year experience
Just over one in five Western freshmen in the entering class of 1998 (21.6%) did not return to enroll in fall of 1999. This is an in-depth report of the possible factors influencing freshman retention. Policy implications are included in the conclusion.
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Subjects - Topical (LCSH)
College freshmen--Washington (State)--Bellingham--Evaluation; College dropouts--Washington (State)--Bellingham--Prevention
Title of Series
Technical and research reports (Western Washington University. Office of Institutional Assessment and Testing) ; 2001-01
Clark, Linda D. (Linda Darlene); McKinney, Gary (Gary Russell); Schmidtz, Sharon; and Simpson, Carl, "Analysis of Freshmen Retention: Fall 1998 to Fall 1999" (2001). Office of Institutional Effectiveness. 418.
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