National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)

The National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) is a survey of UMass Amherst first-year and senior cohorts designed to assess how involved students are in practices associated with high levels of learning.

2020 NSSE Reports (University sign-in required)

A concise collection of findings from the most recent 2020 NSSE survey administration.

Frequencies and Statistical Comparisons 
Student responses and statistical comparisons between UMass Amherst students and students at comparison group institutions.

Highlights Dashboard
Tableau dashboards summarizing key findings for first-year students and seniors.

Student Reported Significant Learning Experiences
Qualitative analysis of student responses to the item, "Please describe the most significant learning experience you have had so far at this institution."

For more information on the survey, visit the NSSE website.

Reports From Previous Years: