2017 Summer Fast Track Institute
The Student Transition and Retention (STAR) Program is a comprehensive retention program for incoming first year students at University of Houston Downtown (UHD).
The Student Transition and Retention (STAR) Program is a Title V grant funded program developed to support first-time in college (FTIC) students in the transition to college and along the path toward graduation.
The UHD STAR program accomplishes its mission by:
• Collaborating with academic and student affairs departments to offer holistic programming
• Creating opportunities for FTIC students to explore and utilize campus resources
• Offering early opportunities for social interaction and campus engagement among FTIC students, peer mentors, faculty