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Student Transitions & Success

The Department of Student Transitions & Success supports the mission of the University of Washington Tacoma and the Division of Student Affairs. The Department of Student Transitions & Success is comprised the following functional areas: Career Development, Pre-College Outreach, First Generation Fellows and New Student Programs.

Mission

The Department of Student Transitions & Success will promote programs and services that enhance student success while fostering a culture of personal accountability and growth.

Vision

The Department of Student Transitions & Success will consistently provide innovative programs, services, and resources for the UW Tacoma community.

Functional Values

To effectively fulfill its mission and vision, and accomplish its goals, the Department of Student Transitions & Success is guided by the following functional values:

  • Career DevelopmentGuide students and alumni as they explore and evaluate their career and academic goals while facilitating connections with viable employers.
  • New Student and Family Programs: Assist students with a successful academic and social transition into the UW Tacoma community and engage parents and families as they support their students' experience.