Document Type

Report

Publication Date

10-1-2001

Keywords

retention, attrition, freshmen, freshman, GPA, summerstart, academic engagement, academic adjustment, first year experience

Abstract

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.

Identifier

79

Publisher

Digital object produced by Office of Survey Research, Western Washington University, and made available by University Archives, Heritage Resources, Western Libraries, Western Washington University.

Genre/Form

Reports

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

Type

Text

Rights

This resource is provided for educational purposes only and may be subject to U.S. and international copyright laws. For more information about rights or obtaining copies of this resource, please contact University Archives, Heritage Resources, Western Libraries.

Language

English

Format

application/pdf

Share

COinS