The mission of Retention and Inclusive Student Success (RISS) is to create and sustain an inclusive learning environment, and to unite broad campus support for the academic excellence of all of our students. We do this by supporting equitable access to all programs on campus, providing academic and co-curricular student support programs dedicated to meeting the needs of our diverse student body. RISS is committed to creating a campus where all students have a voice, feel welcomed, and are able to pursue higher education in a way that respects the diversity of their culture, values, and life experience.
The goals of Retention and Inclusive Student Success (RISS) are:
- To foster the engagement and success of all HSU students by providing student support programs and services that meet the needs of our diverse student body.
- To cultivate equity and inclusiveness across the student experience.
- To create and sustain channels for cross-campus collaboration around inclusive student success.