For Faculty and Staff
Sustaining a culture of academic excellence
The first year for university students is a critical one.
Adapting to the rigorous academic demands of the university experience requires
a multitude of guides – and none are more important than their classroom
professors. The university is dedicated to helping support your efforts at
teaching excellence. Learn more about
how the University College will help you promote best practices for first-year
course design, pedagogy, and academic advising.
A culture of academic rigor
The University College provides the necessary resources to create
a culture of academic rigor at Northern
Arizona University. Additionally, learn more about our commitment to students’ success and life-long
First Year Learning Initiative (FYLI)
Join FYLI and improve classes that serve first-year students.
NAU Learning Outcomes
Explore the University's Learning Outcomes, and the benefits of completing your education at NAU