Spotlight on Student Success: Implementing an Early Alert and Student Engagement Strategy

Wednesday, October 28 | 12:40PM–1:30PM | Meeting Room 136-137
Session Type: Professional Development
Like most institutions, Howard University is focused on improving student retention and completion rates. The university sought a system that would enable them to quickly identify at-risk students and engage with them early enough to help get them back on track. Please join Precious Smith, deputy director at Howard University, as she shares how they are using Ellucian Pilot, how it complements their other student success solutions, tips on how to approach the implementation of a new system, and insights and results they have achieved thus far.

OUTCOMES: Learn how to improve student retention and completion rates * Learn how automate workflows to improve interaction with at-risk students without increasing faculty/staff workload * Discover how to improve graduation rates


  • Precious Smith