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Fall 2007 - Summer 2008
|Director:||Diana Velez, Ph.D.,
Undergraduate Scholars at UH is responsible for the design, development, and implementation of academic administrative and programmatic strategies in support of undergraduate academic development.
To this end, Undergraduate Scholars at UH works closely with the University of Houston colleges and professional schools, providing the academic units information and assistance for initiatives that develop, enhance, and promote excellence in undergraduate education at UH.
Thus, the office provides UH faculty and academic program directors information, workshops, and professional support services for the promotion of innovations in undergraduate teaching and learning at UH.
Undergraduate Scholars at UH also has oversight of the academic support services which manage and develop projects as well as programs in the areas of student academic advisement, retention, remediation, and assessment through its Academic Advising Center and also the College Success Program. It also supports and maintains the UH Welcome Center's Office for Academic Advising Referrals as well as outreach operations.
Finally, Undergraduate Scholars at UH developed the Academic Advisor Certification Program, and acts as an academic resource center for faculty, academic advisors, and students, as well as the Houston community at large through outreach activities for the pre-collegiate school system, community colleges, and families.
Thursday, October 25, 2007 - 11:30 AM