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High-Impact Practices and Experiential Learning

We provide the following resources to assist in developing and facilitating high-impact practices and promoting career readiness:


HIP Liaisons

Each academic college/school has a dedicated High-Impact Practices liaison that works with CDCE to promote the development and implementation of high-quality HIPs. Your HIP liaison is available to consult with you on developing new or enhancing existing HIPs. For more information or to find your current HIP liaison, please contact hips@uwf.edu.


HIP Faculty Showcase

Faculty are invited to submit their high-impact practice course assignment or experience to be displayed in the HIP Showcase at the OUR Student Scholars Symposium. Course and experience submissions must fit within one of the 11 official HIP categories recognized by the Association of American Colleges and Universities. Faculty are able to submit course assignments/experiences using the following mediums: video, PDF poster and PowerPoint. There are winners for each category represented, as well as the Top HIP Faculty Showcase Award of $500.

Registration Instructions:
  • Login to myUWF
  • Search "OUR Program Applications" and click to proceed forward
  • Scroll to the bottom of the page and select "UWF Student Scholars Symposium Abstract Submission"
HIP Faculty Toolkit:

The HIP Faculty Toolkit has resources, tools and sample HIP assignments that have been implemented by fellow faculty. The Toolkit is available on Canvas, and you can email hips@uwf.edu to request access.


For questions, please contact our office at career@uwf.edu or 850.474.2254.