Institutional Research and Assessment

Responses to the Evergreen Student Experience Survey 2008

This page provides the responses of various student subgroups to the Evergreen Student Experience Survey 2008. Please contact Amadou Ba for more information or visit the Evergreen Student Experience Survey page for an overview of this and other related surveys.

You can read survey summaries for:

Or view responses to individual survey questions for the following subgroups:

Note: Because of the low number of respondents, data for the Grays Harbor and Tribal: Reservation-Based Programs were not disaggregated.

Survey Questions
First-time, First Year
Olympia Campus
Tacoma Program
1. Which of the following kinds of classes have you taken?
2. Are you employed this quarter?
3. Where are you currently living?
4. Please describe your primary field(s) of study or concentration at Evergreen.
5. Which of the following planning units best represent your academic choices at Evergreen?
6. This year, to what extent do you feel...?
7. How does your academic workload seem to you this year?
8. Were you able to enroll in your first choice of academic offerings?
9. Is interdisciplinary learning important to you? Why or why not?
10-11. Do you plan to stay at Evergreen until you earn a Bachelor's Degree? If no or not sure, mark all that apply to your situation:
12. This year, how satisfied are you with...?
13. How important do you think diversity on campus is to your learning?
14. How much respect do you think there is for different backgrounds, perspectives, and lifestyles on campus?
15. How confident are you that you...?
16. To what extent have your Evergreen experiences contributed to your growth in each of the following?
17. To what extent have your Evergreen experiences contributed to your growth in each of the following computer-related skills?
18. In earning your college education, how important are the following goals?
19. Do you own a computer?
20. How often have you used the following campus resources so far this academic year?
21-23. How far do you typically commute to campus? How do you usually get to campus? What percentage of your trips are by alternative transportation?
24-25. Have any of your parents attended college? Do any of your parents have a 4-year college degree (or higher)?
26. Is English your first language?
27. How do you identify racially/ethnically?
28-29. By which gender do you identify yourself? Do you identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, or queer?
30. Is there anything about attending Evergreen that you've found to be really different than what you thought it would be like before coming to Evergreen?