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Retention & Success

EPI is a national leader in the field of student retention in higher education and sponsors, a research-based center to study issues and disseminate information to college administrators, faculty, and other stakeholders regarding student retention and persistence.

In addition, Dr. Swail of EPI, a well-known expert in the area and author of the Jossey-Bass publication Retaining Minority Students in Higher Education, is a frequent keynote speaker and strategic planning consultant to colleges and universities across the US and Canada. Institutions and organizations that have utilized his services include Palm Beach Community College (West Palm Beach, FL), Red River College (Winnipeg, MB), the Ohio Association for Student Financial Aid Administrators (OASFAA), Innovative Educators, NelNet, TG, Canada Student Loans Programs, Northwest Educational Loan Association (NELA), Sallie Mae, ASPIRA, and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB).

EPI also sponsors a K-20 RETENTION LISTSERV with Old Dominion University. Click here for more information.

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