In October 2009 GateWay was awarded a five year, $2.7 million Title V grant (award number P031S09050) from the U.S. Department of Education. Title V funding supports the retention and preparedness of students attending an Hispanic-serving institution.
GateWay's Title V program is designed to increase student success by strengthening developmental education and implementing early academic support strategies. Grant funds will be used to:
- Design a comprehensive faculty development program
- Promote the availability of academic support services
- Establish a student tracking and assessment system
The goals of the Title V grant are:
Improve student persistence and course completion by strengthening developmental education and expanding academic support.
Improve student preparedness for academic success by implementing early student support strategies for students as they enter college.
Improve student support services by establishing a data collection and tracking system that provides information on student progression.
Learn More at U.S. Department of Education