Did You Know?

22% of seniors worked with a faculty member on a research project

Did You Know?

4,260 NSSE administrations conducted since 2013

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Need a resource to prepare students and parents for what to inquire about on college visits?

Consider this FREE NSSE resource.

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Search Participating Institutions

About 1,700 four-year colleges and universities have participated in our surveys of students and faculty. Is your institution one of them? 

Search institutions who have participated in NSSE, FSSE, and/or BCSSE based on name, survey, participating year, location, Carnegie Type and more.

Find your institution's history with NSSE, or see which other institutions have used or are using NSSE.

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Practical Ideas for Using NSSE Data

Read about how 23 institutions used their NSSE results in Lessons from the Field–Volume 4: Digging Deeper to Focus and Extend Data Use.

Lessons From The Field: Volume 4

Our Research Blog

NSSE Sightings keeps you up-to-date on our initiatives. Good engagement research should not be hard to find!

Drake University is using its NSSE results to assess its general education curriculum, specifically to examine areas such as service learning, multicultural understanding, and critical thinking skills. NSSE data are also expected to inform the review of capstone courses and other senior culminating experiences as the process moves forward.

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Evidence-Based Improvement in Higher Education

Center for Postsecondary Research
Indiana University School of Education
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Bloomington, IN 47405-1006
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