Whitney Johnson

Director of Student Success

Whitney Johnson


Whitney Johnson serves as the Director of Student Success within the Office of Undergraduate Business Programs at Bauer. She has been with the University of Houston since 2007 where she started as an Academic Advisor for the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics. She later transitioned into the role of Transfer Academic Advisor, and then joined Bauer College in 2009. At Bauer she has served as the Transfer Academic Advisor, a Pre-Business Academic Advisor, Program Manager for Student Success, and now the Director of Student Success. Whitney is passionate about helping students figure out what success looks like to them through leadership development and personal growth while finding innovative ways to achieve that success.


  • Presentations
    "Getting Your Students to Hit the Jackpot Their First Year!" National Resource Center, The First-Year Experience 38th Annual Conference, Las Vegas, NV, February 2019.
  • "One Wild Ride! A Universal Approach to First-Year Programming" National Resource Center, The First-Year Experience 41st Annual Conference, Orlando, FL, February 2022.

Contact Info

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  • CORE 1101, College Success


M.Ed. Administration & Supervision-Higher Education
University of Houston, 2010
B.S. Biology
The University of Texas at San Antonio, 2006