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National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)

The National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) is designed to obtain, on an annual basis, information from scores of colleges and universities nationwide about student participation in programs and activities that institutions provide for their learning and personal development. The results will provide an estimate of how undergraduates spend their time and what they gain from attending college. Survey items on The National Survey of Student Engagement represent empirically confirmed "good practices" in undergraduate education. That is, they reflect behaviors by students and institutions that are associated with desired outcomes of college. 

Key findings from PBA's 2014 NSSE Report 

We are dedicated to help our students get involved on campus to improve their college experience. That's why we measure it quantitatively with the help of NSSE.