What works? Student retention and success conference 2012

  • Date: 28 Mar 2012 - 29 Mar 2012
  • Location/venue: The University of York, Heslington East campus, England, YO10 5DD

This two day residential conference is the final conference of the three year What works? student retention and success programme. It builds on the successful Retention Convention held in March 2010.

The conference will provide key note addresses from leading experts in the field of student retention and success, findings from the What works? programme as a whole, evidence relating to specific student groups and interventions, practical tools developed by the project teams, and sessions about retention research and interventions from across the UK and beyond.


The costs for the event are as follows:

Full conference (with dinner and accommodation on 28th March) - £250

Full conference (with dinner but no accommodation on 28th March) - £230


The call for papers, workshops and posters has now closed. 

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