Student Advising for Freshman Excellence (SAFE)

Omar and Tiff

SAFE is a joint program between Academic Affairs and Student Affairs that is intended for all University Freshmen; but is targeted toward underrepresented students.  SAFE makes use of individual tutoring, personal counseling, study sessions, interaction with faculty and staff, goal setting and leadership development to aid in the retention and graduation of SAFE participants.  

SAFE combines SAFE combines academic support with personal development programming to encourage your academic achievement, positive self-concept and increased personal growth.  Participation in SAFE helps you achieve not only the UNC Charlotte degree of choice but also a degree of excellence in your future.   

"The aim of education should be to teach us rather how to think, than what to think - rather to improve our minds, so as to enable us to think for ourselves, than to load the memory with thoughts of other men." – Bill Beattie, Student

S.A.F.E. Program website