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John N. Gardner Institute for Excellence in Undergraduate Education
Brevard, North Carolina
The John N. Gardner Institute for Excellence in Undergraduate Education is a nonprofit leader working with higher education institutions to create and implement strategic plans for student success. This grant supports the creation and implementation of the Excellence in Academic Advising (EAA) high-quality academic advising system at up to 12 urban colleges and universities. The Gardner Institute will partner with NACADA (the professional association for academic advisers) to select community colleges and universities in three to five cities to participate in the EAA process.