Student Retention and Success

The University’s Retention and Success Framework maps what is currently underway and planned across the whole academic journey to improve outcomes for our students. These pages also contain information about activity to support the Pre-Arrival, Arrival and Transition of our students.

Retention and Success Framework

Activity across the University to improve student outcomes.

Find out about the framework

Getting started

Before students join our university some important information is sent to them

See what information the students receive 

Student Welcome week

What happens during Student Welcome week

Find out more about what happens during Welcome Week


student peer Mentoring

Student mentors create a sense of belonging for students, helping them to settle in quicker to university life which helps improve retention, performance and grades.

Benefits of staff support in Student Peer Mentoring

Transition Through Study

Academic induction, Academic and Personal Development weeks.

How students transition through their study

Student Engagement Dashboard

The Student Engagement Dashboard provides easy access to data associated with learning actvities that can beused to prompt conversations with students around their engagement 

Find out more about the Student Engagement Dashboard



UniHelper is a ed-tech service for Higher Education that aims to reduce the dropout rates and increase the student well-being by automating the group creation process.


Find out more information about how to use Unihelper and how to contact them

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Last edited: 04/10/2022 16:16:00