Did You Know?

50% of first-year, distance learners rated their quality of interactions with their advisors as 'Excellent'

Did You Know?

93% of seniors attended an art exhibit, play, or other arts performance

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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

The University of Akron used NSSE results for its Foundations of Excellence self-study to help identify areas for improvement. These included developing and distributing a campus-wide first-year philosophy; creating more exposure to diversity in first-year and general education courses; more professional development for faculty and administrators who work with first-year students; and others.

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