National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) 2017

Give Feedback. Get change.

Have you recently received an email from the President’s Office asking you to fill out a survey?

Who: All First-year and Graduating Undergraduate Students

What: Participate in the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)

When: Survey is available from February 9 until April 4, 2017. 

Why: Your feedback is how we move ideas into action.

In 2014, you told us you wanted improved quality of course instruction, better quality study spaces and more opportunities to undertake research with faculty.


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Keep the conversation going, it's easy:

Step 1: Check your e-mail account on February 9 for your NSSE invitation.

Step 2: The survey takes approximately 20 minutes to complete.

Submit your survey responses and get:

  • $5 added to your WatCard;

  • a chance to win $500;

  • and chances to win weekly prizes!

Quick Facts


  • FTE (Full-time equivalent) Enrolment (2015/16): 33,200

  • International Mix (2015/16):

    • Graduate: 37%

    • Undergraduate: 17%

  • Degrees Granted (2016): 7,679

Co-operative Education

  • Co-op work terms (2015/16): 18,730

Faculty and Staff

  • Faculty Members (2015): 1,211
  • Number of Staff (2015): 2,325


  • Tri-Agency Research Awards (2015/16): $48.3M


  • $59.7M raised (2015/16)

Source: Performance Indicators

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