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The mission of the I.D.E.A.S. Center is to partner with UT Arlington's transfer students, those transitioning to a four-year institution, and university faculty to achieve student academic success.

We provide assistance to:

  • all sophomores
  • transfer students
  • veterans
  • first-generation college students

Core Functions

The I.D.E.A.S. Center will:

  • Provide a resource hub focused on support services and designed to improve and increase undergraduate persistence and graduation rates.
  • Engage in the formation and implementation of digital (online) support services for on-campus and distance education learners.
  • Implement faculty development sessions designed to increase support to high-need students in gateway courses.