Eligible High Impact Practices (HIPs)

High-Impact Practices (HIPs) are one of the engagement requirements for Lawton Grant recipients

A student’s experience at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is informed by the Wisconsin Experience, which is grounded in the 100-year old tradition of the Wisconsin Idea, where “the boundaries of the university are the boundaries of the state.” In addition to the essential learning outcomes defining academic excellence, the Wisconsin Experience is enhanced by high-impact practices (HIPs), which are broadly understood as highly engaged learning opportunities.

In qualifying for the Lawton Undergraduate Minority Retention Grant at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, HIPs include, but are not limited to:

While similar to the Lawton HIPs definition, CAE has a different definition of HIPs. For more information on CAE’s HIPs, please click here for more information.

Questions? Contact the Lawton Grant Director