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Native American Success Initiative 

The Native American Success Initiative promotes the retention, academic success and graduation of Native American students while providing resources to support Native American students' personal and professional development. This initiative addresses the academic, social, cultural and psychological needs of Native American students through a wide range of intentionally designed and carefully coordinated curricular and social programs.



  • Peer mentorship
  • Financial Aid assistance
  • Community building
  • Shared Experiences
  • Dedicated advising
  • Native American-centered curriculum
  • Campus and community engagement
  • Connection to faculty and staff

How to Get Started

  1. Sign up for the Native American Success Initiative Program:
  1. When you attend orientation and/or Freshmen FORGE, be sure to enroll in at least THREE of the five Native American Success Initiative fall 2018 classes: 

Course Number

Course Name


Course Time

MCOM 1113

Fundamentals of Speech


T/TH, 9:30-10:45 am

ENG 1113

English Composition I


T/TH, 11:00 am-12:15 pm

ENG 0123

Reading and Writing for College


T/TH, 12:30-1:45 pm

HIST 1483

U.S. History to 1877


T/TH, 2:00-3:15 pm

UNIV 1012 Sucess Central TBA M/W


  1. All students are required to attend the Native American Success Initiative fall retreat Wednesday, August 15, 2018.
  2. Complete your FASFA and Financial Aid