Measuring Student Experience and Perceptions


Assessment at VCSU: Some Information for Students

NSSE, National Survey of Student Engagement

The National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) is administered each year and provides information for understanding student experiences and their perceptions of life at VCSU.

NSSE ("nessie") stands for the National Survey of Student Engagement. It is administered on alternate years and provides information for understanding student experiences and their perceptions of life at VCSU.

NSSE has been administered through the Office of Student Affairs at VCSU biannually in the spring beginning in the 2004-2005 school year.
The links below provide an overview of NSSE and its use at VCSU, as well as access to data from past NSSE surveys.
- NSSE Home Page
- Quick Facts About NSSE
- 4-Minute Video on NSSE and Student Engagement

NSSE Data Results 2009

Noel Levitz Student Satisfaction Survey

Other Surveys Providing Information on Student Experiences