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The Academic Retention and Engagement Center

The Academic Retention and Engagement Center supports initiatives that focus on centering the experiences of diverse populations at KU.




Our Programs

The Academic Retention and Engagement Center houses campus programs including Hawk Link, Multicultural Scholars Program (MSP), Peer Mentoring, Summer Success Series, OPTIONS and Haskell Exchange Program. The Center also provides support for KC Scholars, Hispanic Development fund Scholars, Undocumented Students and First-Generation Campus support.