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.


How often did students say they they discussed ideas from their readings or classes with faculty members outside of class?

Response
Santa Clara FY Students
NSSE 2012
Santa Clara Seniors
NSSE 2012
Often or Very Often
22%
22%
42%
29%

How often did students receive prompt written or oral feedback from faculty on their academic performance?

Response
Santa Clara FY Students
NSSE 2012
Santa Clara Seniors
NSSE 2012
Often or Very Often
72%
60%
75%
67%

How often did students use email to communicate with an instructor?

Response
Santa Clara FY Students
NSSE 2012
Santa Clara Seniors
NSSE 2012
Very Often
56%
45%
73%
58%