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Academic Activities                                          n          %     n            %
Asked questions in class or contributed to      Total        82              946
class discussions                               Never               4.9%               6.0%
                                                Sometimes          44.7%              44.0%
                                                Often              37.0%              33.4%
                                                Very often         13.4%              16.6%
Made a class presentation                       Total        82              946
                                                Never              25.5%              29.4%
                                                Sometimes          66.3%              55.6%
                                                Often               7.2%              11.9%
                                                Very often          1.0%               3.1%
Come to class without completing readings or Total           82              946
assignments                                     Never              15.4%              17.0%
                                                Sometimes          61.6%              58.5%
                                                Often              13.9%              18.8%
                                                Very often          9.2%               5.6%
Discussed ideas from your readings or           Total        80              945
classes with others outside of class (students, Never               9.3%               9.9%
family members, co-workers, etc.)               Sometimes          44.4%              35.3%
                                                Often              31.6%              32.6%
                                                Very often         14.7%              22.1%
Worked with other students on projects          Total        82              946
DURING CLASS                                    Never               8.2%              12.6%
                                                Sometimes          58.2%              39.7%
                                                Often              27.3%              34.9%
                                                Very often          6.2%              12.8%
Worked with classmates OUTSIDE OF               Total        82              946
CLASS to prepare class assignments              Never              10.6%              15.2%
                                                Sometimes          62.9%              45.9%
                                                Often              19.3%              26.7%
                                                Very often          7.2%              12.3%
Tutored or taught other students (paid or       Total        82              946
voluntary)                                      Never              46.7%              46.4%
                                                Sometimes          37.8%              36.6%
                                                Often               7.3%              13.3%
                                                Very often          8.3%               3.7%
Participated in a community-based project       Total        82              945
(e.g., service learning) as part of a regular   Never              67.5%              70.3%
course                                          Sometimes          17.0%              19.1%
                                                Often               7.3%               6.7%
                                                Very often          8.2%               3.9%

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Use of IT                                                    n          %     n            %
Used an electronic medium (listserv, chat        Total          82              945
group, Internet, instant messaging, etc.) to     Never                 7.8%              15.3%
discuss or complete an assignment                Sometimes            30.1%              33.7%
                                                 Often                31.5%              25.3%
                                                 Very often           30.6%              25.7%
Used e-mail to communicate with an               Total          82              945
instructor                                       Never                 0.0%               2.9%
                                                 Sometimes            28.2%              26.5%
                                                 Often                47.1%              36.8%
                                                 Very often           24.7%              33.8%

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Experiences with Diversity                                      n          %     n            %
Included diverse perspectives (different races, Total           82              945
religions, genders, political beliefs, etc.) in    Never              10.1%              12.1%
class discussions or writing assignments           Sometimes          34.2%              38.3%
                                                   Often              36.0%              31.0%
                                                   Very often         19.7%              18.6%
Had serious conversations with students of a Total              80              941
different race or ethnicity than your own          Never               9.8%              10.7%
                                                   Sometimes          32.5%              30.5%
                                                   Often              22.7%              26.6%
                                                   Very often         34.9%              32.2%
Had serious conversations with students who Total               80              941
are very different from you in terms of their      Never               7.4%               9.1%
religious beliefs, political opinions, or personal Sometimes          28.1%              26.6%
values                                             Often              23.2%              32.0%
                                                   Very often         41.3%              32.3%

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Interactions with Faculty                                       n          %     n            %
Discussed grades or assignments with an       Total             82              945
instructor                                    Never                    6.8%              11.2%
                                              Sometimes               55.4%              46.1%
                                              Often                   28.7%              28.3%
                                              Very often               9.2%              14.4%
Talked about career plans with a faculty      Total             82              945
member or advisor                             Never                   21.9%              20.3%
                                              Sometimes               54.3%              49.9%
                                              Often                   17.0%              21.6%
                                              Very often               6.8%               8.2%
Discussed ideas from your readings or         Total             80              943
classes with faculty members outside of class Never                   59.1%              51.2%
                                              Sometimes               36.4%              34.5%
Discussed ideas from your readings or
classes with faculty members outside of class

                                               Often                4.5%               10.4%
                                               Very often           0.0%                3.8%
Received prompt feedback from faculty on       Total          80              945
your academic performance (written or oral) Never                   12.8%              12.5%
                                               Sometimes            38.0%              41.2%
                                               Often                43.3%              34.7%
                                               Very often            5.9%              11.6%
Worked harder than you thought you could to Total             80              945
meet an instructor's standards or expectations Never                15.8%              13.4%
                                               Sometimes            40.9%              38.5%
                                               Often                28.6%              35.4%
                                               Very often           14.7%              12.7%
Worked with faculty members on activities      Total          80              945
other than coursework (committees,             Never                82.3%              70.2%
orientation, student life activities, etc.)    Sometimes             6.9%              19.5%
                                               Often                 6.4%               8.0%
                                               Very often            4.4%               2.3%

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Critical Thinking Skills                                      n          %     n            %
Put together ideas or concepts from different  Total          82              945
courses when completing assignments or         Never                22.8%              12.7%
during class discussions                       Sometimes            46.7%              45.3%
                                               Often                26.2%              33.4%
                                               Very often            4.4%               8.5%
Coursework emphasized: MEMORIZING              Total          80              945
facts, ideas or methods from your courses      Very little           3.9%               4.9%
and readings so you can repeat them in pretty Some                  19.7%              23.4%
much the same form                             Quite a bit          33.5%              39.3%
                                               Very much            42.9%              32.4%
Coursework emphasized: ANALYZING the           Total          80              945
basic elements of an idea, experience, or      Very little          1.5%               1.4%
theory, such as examining a particular case or
situation in depth and considering its         Some                 20.6%              15.8%
components                                     Quite a bit          39.5%              44.0%
                                                Very much           38.3%              38.8%
Coursework emphasized: SYNTHESIZING             Total         80              944
and organizing ideas, information, or           Very little          9.8%               4.8%
experiences into new, more complex              Some                30.6%              32.2%
interpretations and relationships               Quite a bit         35.0%              38.9%
                                                Very much           24.6%              24.1%
Coursework emphasized: MAKING                   Total         80              945
JUDGMENTS about the value of information,
                                             Very little            11.8%              6.6%
arguments, or methods, such as examining
how others gathered and interpreted data and Some                   38.0%              32.1%
assessing the soundness of their conclusions
                                             Quite a bit            23.2%              40.8%
                                                Very much           27.0%              20.6%
Coursework emphasized: APPLYING theories Total                      80              945
or concepts to practical problems or in new Very little                    7.9%               3.0%
situations                                  Some                          16.3%              17.5%
                                            Quite a bit                   38.4%              37.6%
                                            Very much                     37.4%              41.9%

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Challenging Exams                                                   n          %     n            %
Mark the box that best represents the extent    Total               80              901
to which your examinations during the current   Very little                0.0%               0.7%
school year challenged you to do your best      2                          0.0%               0.6%
work.                                           3                          4.0%               2.9%
                                                4                          6.9%               8.4%
                                                5                         27.6%              27.2%
                                                6                         44.3%              39.5%
                                                Very much                 17.2%              20.7%

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Reading and Writing Assignments                                     n          %     n            %
Prepared two or more drafts of a paper or       Total               82              946
assignment before turning it in                 Never                     20.2%              22.7%
                                                Sometimes                 26.5%              31.8%
                                                Often                     28.4%              30.2%
                                                Very often                25.0%              15.3%
Worked on a paper or project that required      Total               82              946
integrating ideas or information from various   Never                      8.2%               5.9%
sources                                         Sometimes                 34.6%              29.5%
                                                Often                     37.1%              43.9%
                                                Very often                20.2%              20.7%
Number of assigned textbooks, books, or         Total               80              917
book-length packs of course readings            None                       0.0%               1.3%
                                                Between 1 and 4           12.4%              18.4%
                                                Between 5 and 10          54.2%              46.6%
                                                Between 11 and 20         25.6%              22.0%
                                                More than 20               7.9%              11.7%
Number of books read on your own (not           Total               80              917
assigned) for personal enjoyment or             None                      31.1%              34.2%
academic enrichment                             Between 1 and 4           56.6%              50.4%
                                                Between 5 and 10           9.4%              10.6%
                                                Between 11 and 20          1.5%               2.6%
                                                More than 20               1.5%               2.3%
Number of written papers or reports of 20       Total               80              917
PAGES OR MORE                                   None                      86.2%              86.5%
                                                Between 1 and 4            6.9%              10.2%
Number of written papers or reports of 20
PAGES OR MORE

                                                 Between 5 and 10          2.5%               2.2%
                                                 Between 11 and 20         4.4%               0.6%
                                                 More than 20              0.0%               0.6%
Number of written papers or reports              Total               80              917
BETWEEN 5 AND 19 PAGES                           None                      13.3%              18.6%
                                                 Between 1 and 4           64.0%              53.4%
                                                 Between 5 and 10          17.8%              20.8%
                                                 Between 11 and 20          2.5%               5.7%
                                                 More than 20               2.5%               1.5%
Number of written papers or reports of           Total               80              917
FEWER THAN 5 PAGES                               None                       4.0%               4.0%
                                                 Between 1 and 4           38.9%              41.6%
                                                 Between 5 and 10          31.6%              30.8%
                                                 Between 11 and 20         17.2%              15.1%
                                                 More than 20               8.3%               8.5%

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Read and Writing Cont'd                                              n          %     n            %
Number of problem sets that take you MORE Total                      80              915
than an hour to complete                  None                              8.4%              11.7%
                                          1-2                              48.7%              36.6%
                                          3-4                              28.1%              34.4%
                                          5-6                              12.3%               7.6%
                                          More than 6                       2.5%               9.7%
Number of problem sets that take you LESS Total                      80              915
than an hour to complete                  None                              9.4%              14.1%
                                          1-2                              34.0%              41.0%
                                          3-4                              32.5%              21.8%
                                          5-6                              11.3%              11.9%
                                          More than 6                      12.8%              11.2%

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Extra-curricular Activities                                          n          %     n            %
Attended an art exhibit, gallery, play, dance,   Total               80              916
or other theater performance                     Never                     35.0%              30.9%
                                                 Sometimes                 46.8%              50.1%
                                                 Often                     14.3%              12.1%
                                                 Very often                 3.9%               6.8%
Exercised or participated in physical fitness    Total               80              916
activities                                       Never                     13.4%              12.4%
                                                 Sometimes                 30.0%              29.7%
                                                 Often                     25.1%              24.7%
                                                 Very often                31.5%              33.2%
Participated in activities to enhance your         Total           80              915
spirituality (worship, meditation, prayer, etc.)   Never                 51.3%              50.5%
                                                   Sometimes             24.6%              25.9%
                                                   Often                 15.3%              11.6%
                                                   Very often             8.8%              12.0%

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Enriching Educational Experiences                                  n          %     n            %
Practicum, internship, field experience, co-op Total               80              917
experience, or clinical assignment             Have not decided           4.5%              10.8%
                                               Do not plan to do          0.0%               2.4%
                                               Plan to do                93.6%              83.2%
                                               Done                       2.0%               3.5%
Community service or volunteer work            Total               80              917
                                               Have not decided          19.3%              15.1%
                                               Do not plan to do          4.0%               5.7%
                                               Plan to do                39.9%              46.2%
                                               Done                      36.9%              33.0%
Participate in a learning community or some Total                  80              917
other formal program where groups of           Have not decided          41.0%              37.8%
students take two or more classes together     Do not plan to do         28.6%              26.1%
                                               Plan to do                19.2%              23.0%
                                               Done                      11.3%              13.1%
Work on a research project with a faculty      Total               80              917
member outside of course or program            Have not decided          45.9%              43.7%
requirements                                   Do not plan to do         25.6%              19.6%
                                               Plan to do                22.2%              35.8%
                                               Done                       6.4%               1.0%
Foreign language coursework                    Total               80              917
                                               Have not decided          14.3%              15.3%
                                               Do not plan to do         43.9%              27.3%
                                               Plan to do                22.6%              31.0%
                                               Done                      19.2%              26.4%
Study abroad                                   Total               80              917
                                               Have not decided          28.1%              30.7%
                                               Do not plan to do         32.1%              30.9%
                                               Plan to do                37.9%              35.1%
                                               Done                       2.0%               3.3%
Independent study or self-designed major       Total               80              917
                                               Have not decided          27.1%              31.5%
                                               Do not plan to do         60.6%              56.8%
                                               Plan to do                12.3%              10.5%
                                               Done                       0.0%               1.2%
Culminating senior experience                  Total               80              917
(comprehensive exam, capstone course,          Have not decided          37.9%              48.2%
thesis, project, etc.)                         Do not plan to do         19.7%              14.6%
                                               Plan to do                42.4%              36.6%
                                               Done                       0.0%               0.7%
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Quality of Relationships                                                          n          %     n            %
Quality: Your relationships with other students Total                             80              917
                                                Unfriendly, Unsupportive,
                                                                                        0.0%               1.0%
                                                Sense of Alienation
                                                2                                        2.5%               1.9%
                                                3                                        1.5%               3.5%
                                                4                                       10.8%               7.6%
                                                5                                       24.1%              21.7%
                                                6                                       36.5%              34.8%
                                                Friendly, Supportive, Sense of
                                                                                        24.7%              29.4%
                                                Belonging
Quality: Your relationships with faculty        Total                             80              916
members                                         Unavailable, Unhelpful,
                                                                                        1.5%               1.2%
                                                Unsympathetic
                                                2                                        5.4%               1.4%
                                                3                                       11.8%               5.6%
                                                4                                       10.8%              13.0%
                                                5                                       37.9%              36.6%
                                                6                                       22.2%              29.5%
                                                Available, Helpful, Sympathetic
                                                                                        10.3%              12.7%
Quality: Your relationships with administrative Total                             80              917
personnel and offices                           Unhelpful, Inconsiderate, Rigid
                                                                                        1.0%               1.9%
                                               2                                        10.8%               3.4%
                                               3                                         8.9%               6.0%
                                               4                                        14.3%              19.7%
                                               5                                        28.1%              27.4%
                                               6                                        25.6%              28.1%
                                               Helpful, Considerate, Flexible
                                                                                        11.3%              13.6%


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Time Spent on Activities                                                          n          %     n            %
Hours per 7-day week spent preparing for       Total                              80              886
class (studying, reading, writing, doing       0                                         0.0%               0.6%
homework or lab work, analyzing data,          1-5                                      23.7%              15.1%
rehearsing, and other academic activities)     6-10                                     27.6%              27.2%
                                               11-15                                    28.0%              18.8%
                                               16-20                                     8.9%              16.0%
                                               21-25                                     3.9%              10.4%
                                               26-30                                     6.4%               5.8%
homework or lab work, analyzing data,
rehearsing, and other academic activities)




                                                  More than 30         1.5%               6.1%
Hours per 7-day week spent working for pay        Total          80              887
ON CAMPUS                                         0                    68.0%              82.8%
                                                  1-5                   6.9%               1.7%
                                                  6-10                 10.8%               4.6%
                                                  11-15                 6.9%               7.3%
                                                  16-20                 6.4%               2.5%
                                                  21-25                 0.0%               0.6%
                                                  26-30                 1.0%               0.1%
                                                  More than 30          0.0%               0.3%
Hours per 7-day week spent working for pay        Total          80              887
OFF CAMPUS                                        0                    85.2%              81.3%
                                                  1-5                   5.4%               3.9%
                                                  6-10                  2.0%               3.5%
                                                  11-15                 3.9%               3.1%
                                                  16-20                 3.5%               4.2%
                                                  21-25                 0.0%               2.4%
                                                  26-30                 0.0%               1.0%
                                                  More than 30          0.0%               0.6%

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Time Spent on Activities cont'd                                  n          %     n            %
Hours per 7-day week spent participating in     Total            80              886
co-curricular activities (organizations, campus 0                      32.5%              34.0%
publications, student government, social        1-5                    32.0%              41.3%
fraternity or sorority, intercollegiate or      6-10                   16.3%              14.0%
intramural sports, etc.)
                                                11-15                   7.4%               4.4%
                                                16-20                   9.8%               3.3%
                                                21-25                   0.0%               1.1%
                                                26-30                   2.0%               0.9%
                                                More than 30            0.0%               1.0%
Hours per 7-day week spent relaxing and         Total            80              887
socializing (watching TV, partying, exercising, 0                       0.0%               0.6%
etc.)                                           1-5                    17.7%              16.8%
                                                6-10                   32.4%              24.7%
                                                11-15                  14.8%              21.1%
                                                16-20                  15.8%              16.2%
                                                21-25                   4.5%               7.5%
                                                26-30                   3.9%               4.6%
                                                More than 30           10.9%               8.5%
Hours per 7-day week spent providing care       Total            80              887
for dependents living with you (parents,        0                      86.7%              87.6%
children, spouse, etc.)                         1-5                     6.4%               6.9%
                                                6-10                    2.0%               3.2%
                                                11-15                   1.0%               0.7%
                                                16-20                   2.5%               0.8%
                                                21-25                   0.0%               0.5%
                                                26-30                   0.0%               0.0%
children, spouse, etc.)




                                               More than 30         1.5%               0.3%
Hours per 7-day week spent commuting to        Total          80              887
class (driving, walking, etc.)                 0                     9.8%               8.8%
                                               1-5                  74.3%              69.0%
                                               6-10                  7.4%              16.0%
                                               11-15                 5.0%               3.7%
                                               16-20                 2.5%               1.5%
                                               21-25                 1.0%               0.5%
                                               26-30                 0.0%               0.0%
                                               More than 30          0.0%               0.6%

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Institutional Emphasis and Support                            n          %     n            %
Institutional emphasis: Spending significant  Total           80              886
amounts of time studying and on academic      Very little            3.0%               2.3%
work                                          Some                  16.2%              16.6%
                                              Quite a bit           44.8%              46.0%
                                              Very much             35.9%              35.1%
Institutional emphasis: Providing the support Total           80              886
you need to help you succeed academically Very little                6.0%               2.9%
                                              Some                  16.7%              19.3%
                                              Quite a bit           42.4%              43.2%
                                              Very much             34.9%              34.6%
Institutional emphasis: Encouraging contact   Total           80              886
among students from different economic,       Very little            6.0%               9.1%
social, and racial or ethnic backgrounds      Some                  24.6%              24.9%
                                              Quite a bit           39.9%              36.0%
                                              Very much             29.5%              30.0%
Institutional emphasis: Helping you cope with Total           80              886
your non-academic responsibilities (work,     Very little           37.4%              26.7%
family, etc.)                                 Some                  25.7%              40.5%
                                              Quite a bit           25.6%              24.4%
                                              Very much             11.3%               8.3%
Institutional emphasis: Providing the support Total           80              886
you need to thrive socially                   Very little           18.8%              15.0%
                                              Some                  31.5%              33.6%
                                              Quite a bit           35.9%              36.6%
                                              Very much             13.8%              14.8%
Institutional emphasis: Attending campus      Total           80              886
events and activities (special speakers,      Very little            3.0%               3.4%
cultural performances, athletic events, etc.) Some                  17.7%              18.1%
                                              Quite a bit           47.3%              41.5%
                                              Very much             32.1%              37.0%
Institutional emphasis: Using computers in    Total           80              886
academic work                                 Very little            2.9%               2.2%
                                              Some                  16.8%              17.2%
                                              Quite a bit           33.6%              34.1%
                                              Very much             46.7%              46.4%
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Educational and Personal Growth                                  n          %     n            %
Institutional contribution: Acquiring a broad      Total         80              884
general education                                  Very little          1.5%               2.0%
                                                   Some                16.8%              17.9%
                                                   Quite a bit         46.7%              47.3%
                                                   Very much           35.0%              32.8%
Institutional contribution: Acquiring job or work- Total         80              883
related knowledge and skills                       Very little         14.8%              12.5%
                                                   Some                46.3%              38.1%
                                                   Quite a bit         22.7%              30.1%
                                                   Very much           16.2%              19.3%
Institutional contribution: Writing clearly and Total            80              884
effectively                                        Very little         18.2%               8.6%
                                                   Some                24.1%              31.5%
                                                   Quite a bit         35.0%              38.7%
                                                   Very much           22.6%              21.2%
Institutional contribution: Speaking clearly and Total           80              884
effectively                                        Very little         23.6%              15.8%
                                                   Some                32.1%              36.2%
                                                   Quite a bit         27.1%              32.0%
                                                   Very much           17.2%              16.0%
Institutional contribution: Thinking critically    Total         80              884
and analytically                                   Very little          3.5%               3.0%
                                                   Some                26.6%              15.9%
                                                   Quite a bit         40.9%              43.4%
                                                   Very much           29.0%              37.8%
Institutional contribution: Analyzing              Total         80              885
quantitative problems                              Very little          3.5%               6.6%
                                                   Some                37.7%              25.6%
                                                   Quite a bit         39.8%              40.7%
                                                   Very much           18.9%              27.1%
Institutional contribution: Using computing        Total         80              885
and information technology                         Very little          3.5%               9.1%
                                                   Some                24.4%              27.1%
                                                   Quite a bit         33.9%              33.2%
                                                   Very much           38.3%              30.6%
Institutional contribution: Working effectively Total            80              885
with others                                        Very little          9.4%               8.0%
                                                   Some                29.4%              27.7%
                                                   Quite a bit         37.9%              35.7%
                                                   Very much           23.3%              28.5%

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Educational and Personal Growth cont'd                            n          %     n            %
Institutional contribution: Voting in local, state, Total         80              885
or national elections                               Very little         52.3%              46.6%
                                                    Some                26.8%              30.7%
                                                    Quite a bit         15.9%              15.1%
                                                    Very much            5.0%               7.5%
Institutional contribution: Learning effectively Total            80              885
on your own                                         Very little          4.0%               4.6%
                                                    Some                28.4%              21.6%
                                                    Quite a bit         33.4%              45.3%
                                                    Very much           34.3%              28.5%
Institutional contribution: Understanding           Total         80              885
yourself                                            Very little          9.3%              13.2%
                                                    Some                33.5%              28.5%
                                                    Quite a bit         35.5%              31.9%
                                                    Very much           21.6%              26.4%
Institutional contribution: Understanding           Total         80              885
people of other racial and ethnic backgrounds Very little               10.8%              11.7%
                                                    Some                36.9%              32.8%
                                                    Quite a bit         27.2%              34.0%
                                                    Very much           25.1%              21.5%
Institutional contribution: Solving complex real- Total           80              885
world problems                                      Very little         13.8%              12.6%
                                                    Some                45.3%              33.9%
                                                    Quite a bit         26.1%              34.3%
                                                    Very much           14.7%              19.2%
Institutional contribution: Developing a            Total         80              885
personal code of values and ethics                  Very little         22.7%              19.4%
                                                    Some                28.6%              31.0%
                                                    Quite a bit         30.1%              31.5%
                                                    Very much           18.7%              18.1%
Institutional contribution: Contributing to the     Total         80              885
welfare of your community                           Very little         25.6%              24.4%
                                                    Some                38.4%              36.5%
                                                    Quite a bit         21.2%              27.8%
                                                    Very much           14.8%              11.3%
Institutional contribution: Developing a            Total         80              885
deepened sense of spirituality                      Very little         47.3%              47.0%
                                                    Some                20.2%              26.0%
                                                    Quite a bit         19.7%              16.2%
                                                    Very much           12.8%              10.8%

                                                                                                      Class ran
                                                                                   First Year

                                                                       BUS       All Other Colleges

                                                                  n          %     n            %
Overall, how would you evaluate the quality of Total              80              885
academic advising you have received at your Poor                        8.9%               4.4%
institution?
Overall, how would you evaluate the quality of
academic advising you have received at your
institution?                                   Fair                                                 18.3%                  17.1%
                                               Good                                                 48.3%                  51.6%
                                               Excellent                                            24.6%                  27.0%
How would you evaluate your entire             Total                                        80                   885
educational experience at this institution?    Poor                                                  1.0%                   1.9%
                                               Fair                                                 17.8%                  10.8%
                                               Good                                                 53.6%                  53.3%
                                               Excellent                                            27.6%                  34.0%
If you could start over again, would you go to Total                                        80                   884
the SAME INSTITUTION you are now               Definitely no                                         0.0%                   2.7%
attending?                                     Probably no                                           8.9%                   9.6%
                                               Probably yes                                         36.5%                  35.7%
                                               Definitely yes                                       54.6%                  52.0%
* The Chi-square statistic is significant at the 0.05 level.
a Some cell counts in this subtable are not integers. They were rounded to the nearest integer before the computation of Chi-square test.
b More than 20% of cells in this subtable have expected cell counts less than 5. Chi-square results may be invalid.
c The minimum expected cell count in this subtable is less than one. Chi-square results may be invalid.
                     Class rank
st Year                                        Senior
                                  BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                             Chi Square
              Sig.         n            %     n         %            Sig.
           .829(a)        184               1,224                 .095(a)
                                     2.6%               3.5%
                                    50.1%              41.1%
                                    20.8%              27.8%
                                    26.5%              27.6%
           .224(a)        184               1,224                 .000(*,a)
                                     5.0%              13.0%
                                    24.3%              46.3%
                                    38.8%              25.7%
                                    31.9%              15.1%
           .311(a)        183               1,224                 .300(a)
                                     5.6%               9.8%
                                    54.9%              50.7%
                                    25.2%              25.0%
                                    14.3%              14.5%
           .279(a)        183               1,222                 .094(a)
                                     5.8%               6.3%
                                    39.5%              33.9%
                                    36.0%              32.7%
                                    18.7%              27.1%
           .009(*,a)      183               1,224                 .520(a)
                                    20.8%              18.8%
                                    45.1%              42.0%
                                    26.0%              28.1%
                                     8.1%              11.2%
           .033(*,a)      183               1,224                 .000(*,a)
                                     4.0%              12.8%
                                    12.8%              39.8%
                                    34.7%              29.6%
                                    48.5%              17.8%
           .091(a)        183               1,224                 .543(a)
                                    46.8%              46.4%
                                    35.5%              36.2%
                                     8.9%              11.0%
                                     8.8%               6.4%
           .253(a)        183               1,221                 .073(a)
                                    68.4%              59.6%
                                    20.3%              25.3%
                                     8.4%               8.9%
                                     2.9%               6.2%

                     Class rank
st Year                                       Senior

                                  BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                             Chi Square
              Sig.         n            %     n         %            Sig.
           .144(a)        183               1,222                 .011(*,a)
                                     9.5%              16.5%
                                    24.2%              29.2%
                                    28.8%              23.7%
                                    37.5%              30.6%
           .097(a)        183               1,222                 .304(a)
                                     1.4%               1.3%
                                    20.3%              15.5%
                                    28.3%              33.4%
                                    50.0%              49.9%

                     Class rank
st Year                                       Senior

                                  BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                             Chi Square
              Sig.         n            %     n         %            Sig.
           .683(a)        184               1,223                 .007(*,a)
                                     6.4%              10.9%
                                    44.1%              33.3%
                                    31.6%              30.1%
                                    17.9%              25.7%
           .849(a)        182               1,221                 .119(a)
                                    14.7%              10.4%
                                    34.1%              30.0%
                                    22.2%              24.4%
                                    29.0%              35.2%
           .299(a)        182               1,221                 .031(*,a)
                                    13.9%              10.0%
                                    37.1%              30.3%
                                    19.7%              27.8%
                                    29.3%              31.8%

                     Class rank
st Year                                       Senior

                                  BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                             Chi Square
              Sig.         n            %     n         %            Sig.
           .243(a)        183               1,222                 .190(a)
                                     7.5%               7.5%
                                    44.8%              36.8%
                                    26.5%              32.0%
                                    21.2%              23.8%
           .774(a)        183               1,222                 .001(*,a)
                                    32.2%              22.4%
                                    42.9%              41.4%
                                    18.7%              21.4%
                                     6.3%              14.8%
           .099(a)        183               1,222                 .027(*,a)
                                    46.0%              34.7%
                                    38.3%              47.2%
                                    12.6%              13.4%
                                     3.2%               4.7%
           .298(a)        183               1,221                 .145(a)
                                    14.6%              10.6%
                                    41.4%              38.4%
                                    34.1%              37.0%
                                     9.9%              14.0%
           .623(a)        183               1,222                 .508(a)
                                     7.7%              10.1%
                                    42.2%              38.7%
                                    36.8%              35.2%
                                    13.4%              16.0%
           .021(*,a)      182               1,221                 .266(a)
                                    54.8%              54.8%
                                    31.3%              28.0%
                                    10.8%              10.2%
                                     3.1%               7.0%

                     Class rank
st Year                                       Senior

                                  BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                             Chi Square
              Sig.         n            %     n         %            Sig.
           .032(*,a)      183               1,224                 .759(a)
                                     4.9%               5.0%
                                    30.9%              34.8%
                                    43.0%              39.5%
                                    21.2%              20.6%
           .265(a)        183               1,222                 .237(a)
                                     2.8%               6.0%
                                    25.9%              23.8%
                                    40.5%              36.7%
                                    30.8%              33.5%
           .654(a)        183               1,219                 .859(a)
                                    1.5%               1.7%
                                    12.4%              11.8%
                                    41.1%              38.3%
                                    45.0%              48.3%
           .243(a)        183               1,221                 .055(a)
                                     3.5%               4.3%
                                    31.3%              23.6%
                                    39.0%              37.4%
                                    26.2%              34.7%
           .009(*,a)      183               1,221                 .064(a)
                                    4.0%               6.7%
                                    31.7%              25.3%
                                    38.2%              35.1%
                                    26.1%              32.9%
            .171(a)        183               1,221                 .343(a)
                                      3.3%               3.9%
                                     19.9%              17.8%
                                     36.8%              31.6%
                                     40.0%              46.8%

                      Class rank
st Year                                        Senior

                                   BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                              Chi Square
              Sig.          n            %     n         %            Sig.
          .900(b,c,a)      172               1,165                 .183(a)
                                      0.4%               1.3%
                                      3.4%               1.5%
                                      3.1%               3.9%
                                     12.0%              11.5%
                                     27.4%              30.0%
                                     39.9%              33.3%
                                     13.7%              18.5%

                      Class rank
st Year                                        Senior

                                   BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                              Chi Square
              Sig.          n            %     n         %            Sig.
            .119(a)        184               1,224                 .556(a)
                                     20.9%              24.2%
                                     36.9%              37.5%
                                     25.5%              24.6%
                                     16.6%              13.7%
            .573(a)        184               1,223                 .567(a)
                                      1.8%               2.8%
                                     15.0%              18.3%
                                     39.9%              37.6%
                                     43.3%              41.3%
           .263(c,a)       180               1,172                 .550(a)
                                      1.1%               1.8%
                                     18.7%              22.0%
                                     34.9%              35.4%
                                     30.8%              25.5%
                                     14.4%              15.2%
           .779(b,a)       180               1,172                 .194(a)
                                     17.1%              23.1%
                                     61.7%              52.0%
                                     13.3%              15.8%
                                      4.5%               5.0%
                                      3.4%               4.1%
          .002(*,b,c,a)    180               1,172                 .095(b,a)
                                     57.8%              63.6%
                                     36.5%              28.5%
                                    3.1%               5.4%
                                    1.1%               1.8%
                                    1.4%               0.7%
           .334(b,a)      180               1,172                 .617(a)
                                     7.5%              11.8%
                                    51.8%              48.2%
                                    27.6%              27.3%
                                     9.5%               9.1%
                                     3.7%               3.6%
           .979(a)        180               1,172                 .288(a)
                                     3.3%               6.3%
                                    39.6%              34.3%
                                    32.1%              30.2%
                                    16.8%              18.2%
                                     8.2%              11.0%

                     Class rank
st Year                                       Senior

                                  BUS       All Other Colleges

          Chi Square                                             Chi Square
              Sig.         n            %     n         %            Sig.
           .033(*,a)      179               1,171                 .092(a)
                                    13.8%              22.7%
                                    35.5%              31.2%
                                    26.6%              26.7%
                                    11.9%               9.3%
                                    12.2%              10.2%
           .217(a)        179               1,171                 .000(*,a)
                                    24.3%              36.9%
                                    35.9%              34.2%
                                    17.8%              17.7%
                                     8.8%               4.9%
                                    13.2%               6.3%

                     Class rank
st Year                                       Senior

                                  BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                             Chi Square
              Sig.         n            %     n         %            Sig.
           .641(a)        180               1,174                 .038(*,a)
                                    30.5%              33.9%
                                    56.7%              45.8%
                                     8.1%              13.1%
                                     4.8%               7.2%
           .976(a)        180               1,174                 .262(a)
                                    17.4%              17.5%
                                    30.1%              35.5%
                                    22.3%              23.3%
                                    30.2%              23.7%
           .700(a)        179               1,173                 .333(a)
                                    44.7%              40.6%
                                    26.3%              31.1%
                                    14.9%              12.1%
                                    14.0%              16.2%

                     Class rank
st Year                                       Senior

                                  BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                             Chi Square
              Sig.         n            %     n         %            Sig.
           .143(b,a)      180               1,174                 .833(a)
                                     9.1%               8.5%
                                    14.0%              13.6%
                                    25.3%              28.9%
                                    51.6%              49.0%
           .447(a)        180               1,174                 .001(*,a)
                                    19.4%               9.5%
                                    12.6%              18.1%
                                    13.9%              17.0%
                                    54.1%              55.4%
           .758(a)        180               1,173                 .729(a)
                                    17.8%              16.7%
                                    51.6%              54.1%
                                     7.2%               8.7%
                                    23.3%              20.5%
           .000(*,a)      180               1,174                 .000(*,a)
                                    24.9%              17.1%
                                    56.8%              47.0%
                                    10.1%              16.6%
                                     8.2%              19.3%
           .015(*,a)      180               1,174                 .066(a)
                                    13.7%               7.9%
                                    31.3%              33.8%
                                    10.0%               9.6%
                                    44.9%              48.7%
           .940(a)        180               1,174                 .000(*,a)
                                    10.0%              12.2%
                                    54.6%              65.8%
                                     9.6%               9.8%
                                    25.7%              12.2%
           .611(c,a)      180               1,174                 .261(a)
                                    10.3%              11.2%
                                    70.6%              63.6%
                                     6.7%               9.9%
                                    12.4%              15.3%
           .205(c,a)      180               1,174                 .202(a)
                                    17.7%              14.6%
                                    45.4%              40.6%
                                    23.0%              30.4%
                                    13.9%              14.4%
                    Class rank
st Year                                      Senior

                                 BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                            Chi Square
              Sig.         n           %     n         %            Sig.
          .682(b,c,a)     180              1,174                 .481(a)
                                   0.0%               0.8%
                                    2.0%               1.8%
                                    8.6%               5.7%
                                   13.4%              11.0%
                                   21.4%              21.5%
                                   31.8%              33.5%
                                   22.8%              25.7%
          .042(*,b,c,a)   180              1,174                 .126(a)
                                   1.4%               2.0%
                                    2.6%               3.5%
                                    6.5%               7.7%
                                   18.5%              16.5%
                                   33.4%              28.9%
                                   30.5%              26.2%
                                   7.1%               15.1%
           .037(*,a)      180              1,174                 .197(a)
                                   5.9%               5.9%
                                    6.4%               7.0%
                                   10.2%              11.6%
                                   21.1%              17.9%
                                   31.5%              24.8%
                                   18.5%              21.8%
                                   6.4%               11.0%


                    Class rank
st Year                                      Senior

                                 BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                            Chi Square
              Sig.         n           %     n         %            Sig.
          .022(*,b,c,a)   175              1,145                 .774(a)
                                    0.0%               0.7%
                                   18.7%              19.4%
                                   22.4%              23.4%
                                   18.8%              19.6%
                                   17.8%              13.7%
                                    9.2%              10.0%
                                    4.1%               5.3%
                                   9.0%               7.9%
          .000(*,b,c,a)   175              1,145                 .150(a)
                                   68.8%              58.3%
                                    1.9%               3.6%
                                    7.1%               9.3%
                                    8.2%               8.5%
                                    8.9%              11.8%
                                    2.3%               2.8%
                                    2.1%               2.2%
                                    0.7%               3.5%
          .786(b,c,a)     175              1,144                 .249(a)
                                   57.3%              51.1%
                                    7.6%               4.6%
                                    4.4%               6.3%
                                    6.3%               8.6%
                                    7.9%               9.2%
                                    7.6%               6.6%
                                    1.9%               4.6%
                                    7.2%               9.0%

                    Class rank
st Year                                      Senior

                                 BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                            Chi Square
              Sig.         n           %     n         %            Sig.
          .033(*,b,c,a)   175              1,144                 .212(a)
                                   39.7%              44.4%
                                   34.3%              32.3%
                                   14.9%              11.2%
                                    6.0%               4.9%
                                    1.6%               3.4%
                                    0.0%               1.6%
                                    1.5%               0.7%
                                    2.1%               1.5%
           .675(c,a)      175              1,145                 .650(a)
                                    1.2%               1.7%
                                   23.8%              23.9%
                                   29.1%              32.0%
                                   18.3%              21.5%
                                   10.8%               9.3%
                                    7.5%               4.9%
                                    3.5%               2.3%
                                    6.0%               4.4%
          .589(b,c,a)     175              1,145                 .197(c,a)
                                   73.7%              71.1%
                                   13.4%              10.0%
                                    5.4%               4.9%
                                    0.7%               4.3%
                                    1.8%               2.0%
                                    1.2%               1.5%
                                    0.7%               0.5%
                                    3.1%               5.7%
          .453(b,c,a)     175               1,145                .763(b,c,a)
                                     3.1%               2.9%
                                    69.4%              66.2%
                                    16.8%              20.5%
                                     6.0%               5.9%
                                     2.2%               1.8%
                                     0.0%               1.2%
                                     0.7%               0.3%
                                     1.9%               1.2%

                     Class rank
st Year                                       Senior

                                  BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                             Chi Square
              Sig.         n            %     n         %            Sig.
           .997(a)        175               1,143                 .779(a)
                                     2.8%               3.0%
                                    21.6%              21.7%
                                    44.4%              40.3%
                                    31.2%              35.0%
           .370(a)        175               1,143                 .092(a)
                                     7.5%               9.3%
                                    25.6%              33.9%
                                    46.9%              39.4%
                                    20.1%              17.4%
           .804(a)        175               1,143                 .106(a)
                                    18.1%              22.5%
                                    29.1%              34.0%
                                    33.7%              25.5%
                                    19.1%              18.1%
           .055(a)        175               1,143                 .813(a)
                                    50.7%              50.0%
                                    34.3%              33.5%
                                    12.3%              12.0%
                                     2.8%               4.5%
           .827(a)        173               1,143                 .234(a)
                                    33.1%              32.8%
                                    34.3%              40.4%
                                    22.1%              19.7%
                                    10.6%               7.0%
           .743(a)        175               1,143                 .326(a)
                                    15.0%              14.1%
                                    30.0%              32.9%
                                    32.3%              35.5%
                                    22.8%              17.5%
           .994(a)        175               1,143                 .001(*,a)
                                     0.7%               2.3%
                                     6.3%              11.8%
                                    22.2%              30.3%
                                    70.8%              55.7%
                     Class rank
st Year                                       Senior

                                  BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                             Chi Square
              Sig.         n            %     n         %            Sig.
           .955(a)        175               1,143                 .034(*,a)
                                     0.4%               3.1%
                                    13.0%              16.8%
                                    36.2%              39.3%
                                    50.4%              40.7%
           .344(a)        175               1,143                 .009(*,a)
                                     4.4%              11.6%
                                    22.8%              27.4%
                                    36.8%              30.9%
                                    36.1%              30.2%
           .021(*,a)      175               1,142                 .086(a)
                                     5.8%               6.9%
                                    20.7%              27.5%
                                    47.9%              38.5%
                                    25.5%              27.1%
           .308(a)        175               1,143                 .000(*,a)
                                     7.3%              11.9%
                                    17.5%              33.5%
                                    44.5%              33.8%
                                    30.6%              20.8%
           .085(a)        175               1,143                 .752(a)
                                     1.2%               2.1%
                                    15.1%              16.1%
                                    37.5%              38.4%
                                    46.3%              43.4%
           .079(a)        175               1,141                 .000(*,a)
                                     0.9%               5.3%
                                    18.1%              29.0%
                                    49.8%              33.1%
                                    31.2%              32.6%
           .279(a)        175               1,143                 .007(*,a)
                                     1.6%               5.3%
                                    11.6%              19.1%
                                    37.1%              35.0%
                                    49.8%              40.6%
           .869(a)        175               1,141                 .000(*,a)
                                     2.5%               6.3%
                                    15.9%              27.1%
                                    30.2%              34.3%
                                    51.4%              32.4%

                     Class rank
st Year                                       Senior

                                  BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                             Chi Square
              Sig.         n            %     n         %            Sig.
           .640(a)        175               1,143                 .341(a)
                                    58.8%              58.6%
                                    27.1%              22.8%
                                     9.2%              13.4%
                                     4.8%               5.2%
           .194(a)        175               1,143                 .027(*,a)
                                     7.2%               6.6%
                                    29.8%              20.1%
                                    32.3%              37.0%
                                    30.8%              36.4%
           .388(a)        175               1,140                 .144(a)
                                     7.9%              13.7%
                                    25.6%              27.5%
                                    37.9%              33.3%
                                    28.6%              25.5%
           .615(a)        175               1,140                 .031(*,a)
                                     6.3%              13.5%
                                    30.2%              32.4%
                                    35.5%              31.1%
                                    28.0%              23.1%
           .191(a)        175               1,140                 .003(*,a)
                                     6.1%              14.2%
                                    27.9%              32.1%
                                    42.8%              31.7%
                                    23.2%              22.0%
           .904(a)        175               1,140                 .050(*,a)
                                    14.3%              22.7%
                                    34.1%              29.2%
                                    33.5%              28.0%
                                    18.1%              20.1%
           .534(a)        175               1,140                 .874(a)
                                    28.6%              30.0%
                                    37.1%              34.0%
                                    20.5%              22.1%
                                    13.9%              13.9%
           .599(a)        174               1,140                 .003(*,a)
                                    54.7%              58.5%
                                    15.9%              23.4%
                                    19.2%              11.3%
                                    10.3%               6.8%

                     Class rank
st Year                                       Senior

                                  BUS       All Other Colleges
          Chi Square                                             Chi Square
              Sig.         n            %     n         %            Sig.
           .362(a)        175               1,144                 .837(a)
                                    13.4%              11.7%
                                      26.6%           25.4%
                                      41.7%           43.1%
                                      18.3%           19.7%
                      .253(a)   175           1,145           .009(*,a)
                                       0.9%            3.3%
                                       8.3%           17.1%
                                      59.9%           53.8%
                                      30.9%           25.8%
                      .501(a)   175           1,145           .542(a)
                                       4.2%            5.9%
                                      13.4%           15.3%
                                      41.0%           41.3%
                                      41.4%           37.5%

of Chi-square test.
                                                                                             BUS
                                                                               First-year                Senior
Demographics                                                               n            %           n
Institution reported: Gender                Total                          82                      184
                                            Male                                     42.7%
                                            Female                                   57.3%
Institution reported: Race or ethnicity     Total                          82                      184
                                            African American/Black                   22.0%
                                            American Indian/Alaska
                                                                                      1.0%
                                            Native
                                            Asian/Pacific Islander                   13.0%
                                            Caucasian/White                          51.5%
                                            Hispanic                                  7.7%
                                            Other                                     0.0%
                                            Multi-racial/ethnic                       4.9%
                                            Foreign                                   0.0%
                                            Unknown                                   0.0%
Did you begin college at your current       Total                          80                      173
institution or elsewhere?                   Started here                             88.6%
                                            Started elsewhere                        11.4%
Thinking about this current academic        Total                          80                      173
term, how would you characterize your       Less than full-time                      0.0%
enrollment?                                 Full-time                               100.0%
Are you a member of a social fraternity or Total                           80                      173
sorority?                                   No                                       86.2%
                                            Yes                                      13.8%
Are you a student-athlete on a team         Total                          80                      173
sponsored by your institution's athletics   No                                       96.1%
department?                                 Yes                                       3.9%
What have most of your grades been up Total                                80                      172
to now at this institution?                 C- or lower                               1.0%
                                            C                                         3.5%
                                            C+                                        4.9%
                                            B-                                        9.8%
                                            B                                        11.8%
                                            B+                                       20.2%
                                            A-                                       29.5%
                                            A                                        19.2%
Which of the following best describes       Total                          80                      173
where you are living now while attending Dormitory or other campus
college?                                    housing (not                             87.6%
                                            fraternity/sorority)
                                            Residence (house,
                                            apartment, etc.) within                   5.0%
                                            WALKING DISTANCE
                                            Residence (house,
                                            apartment, etc.) within                   6.4%
                                            DRIVING DISTANCE
                                            Fraternity or sorority house              1.0%
What is the highest level of education that Total                          78                      173
your parent(s) completed? (Mark one box Did not finish high school                    2.5%
per column.) - Father
What is the highest level of education that
your parent(s) completed? (Mark one box
per column.) - Father                       Graduated from high school
                                                                                20.3%
                                            Attended college but did not
                                                                                10.1%
                                            complete degree
                                            Completed an associate's
                                                                                4.6%
                                            degree (A.A., A.S., etc.)
                                            Completed a bachelor's
                                                                                33.5%
                                            degree (B.A., B.S., etc.)
                                            Completed a master's
                                                                                20.3%
                                            degree (M.A., M.S., etc.)
                                            Completed a doctoral
                                            degree (Ph.D., J.D., M.D.,          8.6%
                                            etc.)
What is the highest level of education that Total                          80           173
your parent(s) completed? (Mark one box Did not finish high school              4.4%
per column.) - Mother                       Graduated from high school
                                                                                14.3%
                                           Attended college but did not
                                                                                20.2%
                                           complete degree
                                           Completed an associate's
                                                                                14.8%
                                           degree (A.A., A.S., etc.)
                                           Completed a bachelor's
                                                                                24.2%
                                           degree (B.A., B.S., etc.)
                                           Completed a master's
                                                                                19.7%
                                           degree (M.A., M.S., etc.)
                                           Completed a doctoral
                                           degree (Ph.D., J.D., M.D.,           2.5%
                                           etc.)
BUS
      Senior
               %

          34.4%
          65.6%

          10.2%
           0.4%
          26.3%
          27.7%
           2.8%
           0.0%
          31.4%
           0.0%
           1.1%

          62.8%
          37.2%

           4.7%
          95.3%

          88.5%
          11.5%

          96.5%
           3.5%

           0.0%
           0.4%
           0.9%
           6.4%
          28.7%
          23.3%
          20.6%
          19.7%


           9.4%


          34.5%


          52.9%

           3.1%

           6.1%
22.1%

7.8%

3.5%

34.7%

13.1%


12.7%


12.6%
24.3%

8.1%

8.1%

32.9%

10.2%


3.8%
                                                                                        BUS
                                                                           First-year               Senior
Additional Questions                                                   n            %          n             %
Consider the size of the LOWER-           Total                        77                     169
DIVISION classes you've taken at this     Far larger than you'd like             17.0%                  29.9%
university. Have they generally been:     Somewhat larger                        32.8%                  35.7%
                                          OK in size                             50.3%                  33.7%
                                          Smaller than you'd like                 0.0%                   0.8%
Consider the size of the UPPER-           Total                        57                     170
DIVISION classes you've taken at this     Far larger than you'd like              4.2%                   6.8%
university - have they generally been:    Somewhat larger                        18.6%                  16.2%
                                          OK in size                             73.1%                  75.1%
                                          Smaller than you'd like                 4.1%                   1.9%
How would you rate the quality of         Total                        76                     171
instruction in LOWER-DIVISION             Poor                                    6.8%                   7.9%
courses?                                  Fair                                   34.2%                  43.6%
                                          Good                                   48.7%                  44.0%
                                          Excellent                              10.4%                   4.5%
How would you rate the quality of         Total                        57                     170
instruction in UPPER-DIVISION courses?    Poor                                    2.8%                   2.4%
                                          Fair                                   30.7%                  17.4%
                                          Good                                   55.2%                  51.3%
                                          Excellent                              11.2%                  28.9%
Would you say that the courses you need   Total                        61                     171
to take for your MAJOR have been          Hardly ever                            10.5%                   3.0%
available:                                Some of the time                       21.0%                  20.1%
                                          Most of the time                       36.7%                  50.1%
                                          Always or nearly always                31.9%                  26.8%
Would you say that the courses you need   Total                        79                     172
to take for your GENERAL EDUCATION        Hardly ever                             3.0%                   0.4%
REQUIREMENTS have been available:         Some of the time                       21.0%                  21.6%
                                          Most of the time                       29.6%                  41.9%
                                          Always or nearly always                46.4%                  36.0%
How would you rate the academic quality   Total                        79                     172
of this university IN GENERAL?            Poor                                    0.0%                   0.9%
                                          Fair                                    7.5%                  10.5%
                                          Good                                   62.0%                  65.5%
                                          Excellent                              30.5%                  23.1%
How would you rate the academic quality   Total                        72                     170
of your MAJOR PROGRAM?                    Poor                                    0.0%                   1.8%
                                          Fair                                    6.6%                  10.1%
                                          Good                                   27.5%                  41.8%
                                          Excellent                              65.9%                  46.3%
How would you rate the quality of         Total                        77                     170
academic advising you have received       Poor                                    9.3%                  17.4%
from your college or department at this   Fair                                   20.5%                  32.9%
university?                               Good                                   40.5%                  29.8%
                                          Excellent                              29.7%                  19.9%
How would you rate this university's      Total                        68                     159
responsiveness to student academic        Poor                                    5.8%                  14.6%
problems?                                 Fair                                   21.0%                  42.8%
                                          Good                                   54.6%                  34.6%
How would you rate this university's
responsiveness to student academic
problems?

                                          Excellent                               18.6%         8.0%
During the past year, from what source    Total                              79           172
did you receive MOST of your academic     Advisors in your college or
                                                                                  51.5%         42.4%
advising?                                 department
                                          Instructors/staff members
                                          not formally assigned as                10.5%         8.3%
                                          advisors
                                          Online registration and
                                                                                  7.5%          25.6%
                                          degree tracking system
                                          Undergraduate catalog or
                                                                                  3.0%          3.0%
                                          other publications
                                          Friends or Family                       24.0%         18.1%
                                          Not applicable                           3.5%          2.7%
The advisor(s) in your college or         Total                              75           171
department is(are) available when you     Strongly disagree                        0.0%          6.7%
need to see her/him(them).                Disagree                                12.2%         28.1%
                                          Agree                                   60.8%         53.8%
                                          Strongly agree                          27.0%         11.4%
The information you've received from      Total                              79           172
academic advisors has been accurate       Strongly disagree                        1.5%          6.7%
and up to date.                           Disagree                                 4.0%         15.3%
                                          Agree                                   55.5%         60.3%
                                          Strongly agree                          32.5%         14.5%
                                          Not applicable                           6.5%          3.3%
At this university students have to run   Total                              79           172
around from one place to another to get   Strongly disagree                        4.0%          4.0%
the information or approvals they need.   Disagree                                32.0%         21.5%
                                          Agree                                   36.0%         43.5%
                                          Strongly agree                          13.5%         27.6%
                                          Not applicable                          14.5%          3.4%
Do you expect to complete a bachelor's    Total                              79           171
degree?                                   I may well not complete a
                                                                                  0.0%          0.0%
                                          bachelor's degree
                                          At another college or
                                                                                  3.0%          0.0%
                                          university
                                          At this university in more
                                                                                  3.5%          6.0%
                                          than 5 years total
                                          At this [univ] in more than 4
                                          years but within 5 years total          30.0%         35.3%

                                          At this university in a total of
                                                                                  63.5%         58.8%
                                          4 years or less
Within one year of ending your            Total                              79           172
undergraduate studies do you plan to      Attend graduate or
                                                                                  24.0%         14.1%
                                          professional school
                                          Be employed (including self-
                                          and part-time employment)               31.5%         74.3%

                                          Attend [grad/prof'l] school
                                          and be employed at the                  19.5%         7.1%
                                          same time
                                            Take time off, have/raise a
                                                                               1.0%          1.2%
                                            family, relax, travel, etc.
                                            I am not at all sure what I
                                                                               24.0%         3.3%
                                            will be doing
Which of the following factors, if any,     Total                         79           172
poses the biggest obstacle to your          Money, work obligations,
                                                                               28.0%         27.7%
academic progress?                          finances
                                            Family obligations                 4.0%          6.4%
                                            Difficulties getting the
                                                                               6.0%          9.9%
                                            courses you need
                                            Lack of good academic
                                                                               1.0%          6.7%
                                            advising
                                            Lack of personal motivation
                                                                               18.5%         12.3%
                                            No real obstacles                  42.5%         37.0%
What is your primary reason for working     Total                         78           172
for pay (either on- or off- campus)?        To gain knowledge/skills           2.5%          22.5%
                                            To earn money for basic
                                                                               41.4%         38.8%
                                            expenses
                                            To earn extra spending
                                                                               11.1%         18.2%
                                            money
                                            For something to do                 3.5%          0.7%
                                            I don't work for pay               41.5%         19.7%
While attending this university how often   Total                         78           172
have you been challenged to do the very     Never                               0.0%          0.0%
best you can?                               Seldom                              6.1%          8.9%
                                            Some of the time                   47.3%         47.1%
                                            Most of the time                   46.6%         44.0%
Most of the time, professors in my          Total                         79           172
courses make it clear what they expect      Strongly disagree                   1.0%          0.4%
me to learn                                 Disagree                           19.0%          8.2%
                                            Agree                              52.5%         67.2%
                                            Strongly agree                     27.5%         24.1%

				
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