Survey Results

What is your student’s plan for the summer?
Work at an internship/job/research lab 57
Volunteer 6
No summer plan 6
Enroll in Summer Session 6
Study abroad 3

Previous Questions and Results

If your student is graduating in May, what are their plans after graduation?

My student has a job lined up 23
My student has an internship planned 6
My student is pursuing a master’s degree 17
My student will take some time off 2
My student will travel 3
My student is looking/interviewing for jobs/internship 17

On what topic(s) has your student most requested your assistance or advice?

Health/safety 33
Finances 42
Academics 52
Housing 43
Campus or community involvement opportunities 7
Career planning 41
Personal relationships 32
None of them 9

Where does your student plan to live in fall 2019?

On campus 7
Off campus 3
Commuting from home 1

Which of these Advocacy, Inclusion and Support services are you familiar with? 

Center for Multiculral Advancement and Student Success (CMASS) 4
Center for Women and Community 5
Women of Color Leadership Network 1
UMass Men and Masculinity 3
Office of Religious and Spiritual Life 8
The Stonewall Center 2
Veteran Student Resource Center 2
None of the above 23

Which of these campus resources have you referred your student to support their health and well-being?

University Health Services 17
Campus Recreation 9
Center for Women and Community 1
Counseling and Psychological Health’s Website 7
None of the above 2

Which of these academic resources have you encouraged your student to use?

Academic advisors 22
Professor’s office hours 15
The Learning Resource Center for tutoring and supplemental instruction 13
The Writing Center 4
Study groups 10
None of the above 1

What topic(s) is/are most difficult for you to discuss with your student?

Alcohol 7
Finances 11
Relationships 34
Safety 3

Which from the list below are you excited to do at Family Weekend 2018?

Attend information sessions 17
Attend the family reception 23
Attend the football game 17
Reconnect with my student(s) and friends 40
Participate in seasonal activities 22
Tour new buildings| 16

How confident are you in your ability to support your student while they are at college?

Very confident 20
Confident 17
Somewhat confident 8
Not at all confident 3

Did you attend Parent/Family Orientation when your student first enrolled at the university?

Yes 9
No 4
Didn't know about it 1

What is your student’s plan for the summer?

Enroll in Summer Session 15
Study abroad 2
Volunteer 3
Work at an internship/job/research lab 75
No summer plan 5