Stephen F. Austin State University

Office of High-Impact Practices

Program Overview

The Office of High-Impact Practices is over the implementation of "Make an Impact @ SFA," which is our current Quality Enhancement Plan. The focus of this plan is to improve students' higher order thinking skills and overall student success by incorporating high-impact practices into targeted undergraduate curricula.


Faculty Learning Community VIII: Field-Based Learning application is closed

Thank you to all applicants!

Applications will be reviewed by the Make an Impact Advisory Board and membership decisions will be posted by the end of March!

Pine Log Spotlights CHIP

The Pine Log recently published an article covering our upcoming 3rd Annual Conference on High-Impact Practices (CHIP).

Check it out!

The Conference on High-Impact Practices is a time where faculty and staff from various disciplines who are implementing high-impact practices within their courses are able to showcase their work. To learn more about CHIP click here

FLC VI Spring Kick-Off Event

Before the beginning of the spring 2014 semester, FLC VI pushed the limits with some rock climbing at the HPE Complex courtesy of the Outdoor Pursuits Experiential Learning Program! Happy Implementing, FLC VI!

FLC VII Spring Kick-Off Event

FLC VII began the semester with group building activities facilitated by Outdoor Pursuits Experiential Learning Program! We're off to a great start!