Santa Clara University

National Survey of Student Engagement at Santa Clara University

Student Interaction with Faculty

Students learn firsthand how experts think about and solve practical problems by interacting with faculty members inside and outside the classroom. As a result, their teachers become role models, mentors, and guides for continuous, lifelong learning.

  • Discussed grades or assignments with an instructor
  • Talked about career plans with a faculty member or advisor
  • Discussed ideas from your readings or classes with faculty members outside of class
  • Worked with faculty members on activities other then coursework (committees, orientation, student-life activities, etc.)
  • Received prompt written or oral feedback from faculty on your academic performance
  • Worked with a faculty member on a research project outside of course or program requirements