Grant Award
From 2010 through August 2015, the University of North Texas at Dallas (UNT Dallas) was awarded a 5 year partnership grant in the amount of $875,000.00 from the U.S. Department of Education as part of a cooperative arrangement with Mountain View College.  Funds were awarded annually in $175,000.00 increments to cover expenses associated with the three key goals of the grant.

Title V Grant Goals Include
GOAL 1: Establishing a Writing Center

GOAL 2: Develop and Implement a Writing Across the Curriculum Program to include faculty professional development.

GOAL 3: Contribute to and measure student outcomes in transfer, persistence, and graduation to track student success rates.

Writing Center Role
The Writing Center had three significant roles within the grant:

  • Improve the writing skills of students through the use of professional and peer tutors,
  • Create a student centered support strtucture for Hispanic and other low-income students, and
  • Collaborate with faculty to implement Writing Across the Curriculum within the classroom

 

Click the following link to view the data outcomes and statistics

 

Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education Title V Grant # P031S10013