First Year Success

Student’s success in their first year of college is a key indicator of their persistence towards their college degree.

GEAR UP Hawai‘i works with UH Campus partners to provide support services to eligible students head into and throughout their first year in college. Primary initiatives include working with UH campuses to develop and expand mandatory new student orientation and advising as well as ensuring UH campus partners have the tools and resources needed to support students to successfully begin and complete their first year of college.