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Northwest Missouri State University


Academic Success and Retention

Allison Hoffman

Allison Hoffman
Director of Academic Success and Retention

astrong@nwmissouri.edu
660.562.1028 |
OL 230 / CH 2930

Meet our staff

The Academic Success & Retention unit works collaboratively to help transition, advise, support, and connect students to maximize their academic potential and achieve their goals. The Academic Success & Retention team understands our students have unique needs, learning styles, and definitions of success. Thus, our team takes a personalized approach to serving our students. We look closely at each student’s individual interests, strengths, abilities, and career goals and then utilize various techniques along with collaborative partnerships across campus to assist students on their path to success at Northwest Missouri State University.

The Academic Success & Retention team focuses on six key areas:

These services provide an integrated model for Northwest’s retention and graduation goals that are part of the strategic plan for learning and college competition.



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