New Student Networks
We are currently recruiting for student Network Leads. For more information, please visit the position description below.
Networks coming/returning in Summer of 2017:
First-Generation College Students
Students with Disabilities
Students with Children
New Students Networks (NSN), an Orientation and Transition Programs (OTP) initiative, provides additional support for students with unique transitional needs who self-identify with one of the offered transition networks.
Build community around each of the idnetity groups
Socially establish a greater community that reflects all identities
Assist in successful transitions for academic and social success:
Discuss expectations and norms that are unique to the UW Bothell culture
Refer new students to campus departments, offices, clubs, and organizations
Produce comprehensive resource pages that will be accessible on the OTP website and at Network events
Provide more programs and information for underrepresented transitioning students
Support new students throughout their first year
Assess how OTP contributes to retention efforts of incoming students
Better respond to the demands and needs of UWB’s invisible identities
Connect students with fellow peers whom they can relate to and connect with in their transition to UW Bothell
Orientation & Transition Programs recognizes that there are many identities that have a unique transition, including dentities that are not currently supported by a network. Each year, Orientation & Transition Programs intends to add additional networks. If you would like to suggest a network, please complete the Network Suggestion Form.