This handout describes how HGI is working toward the goal of increasing the number of Hawai‘i residents with a postsecondary degree.
HGI campus and system teams were asked to identify large scale/high impact strategies, develop tactics necessary to implement the strategies, and prioritize next steps. For details on how campus and system teams are currently moving forward on implementing their plans, follow the links below.
This handout describes the use of data and a communication strategy to shift a long-standing norm of students taking 12, rather than 15, credits per semester.
UH campus and system teams gathered at the State Capitol for a two-day planning session in October 2012 that focused on improving student success. Facilitators and national content experts were brought in by Complete College America to assist in the discussions.
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HGIs Summit II was the second gathering held by UH. In September 2010, Summit I E Kamakani Hou brought together community leaders and members of UH to discuss how higher education could improve Hawaiʻis ability to compete in the 21st century global economy.
Keynote speaker Executive Vice President Johnsrud provides the context for the Hawai‘i Graduation Initiative—the critical need for more educated citizens to ensure Hawai‘i’s future as a vital, globally competitive state.
UH Hilo provided an update on its progress in meeting UHs strategic outcomes and performance measures goals at the September 2012 Board of Regents meeting.
The UH Community Colleges (UHCC) System provided an update on its progress in meeting UHs strategic outcomes and performance measures goals at the July 2012 Board of Regents meeting.
To increase the educational capital of the state by increasing the participation and completion of students, particularly Native Hawaiians, low-income students, and those from underserved regions.
UH Degrees & Certificates of Achievement Earned
GOAL: INCREASE 3–6% PER YEAR
To position the University of Hawaiʻi as one of the world’s foremost indigenous-serving universities by supporting the access and success of Native Hawaiians.
Degree Attainment of Native Hawaiians at UH
GOAL: INCREASE 6–9% PER YEAR