National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) 2017

Note: the $500 monetary draw has concluded and a winner has been selected. NSSE 2017 results will be available in Fall 2017.

Give Feedback. Get change.

Have you recently noticed the NSSE survey link that appeared on your Learn account? 

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: Log into your LEARN account using your WATIAM ID.

Step 2: After class list, look for the ongoing link "Act Now: Participate in NSSE 2017 and get $5".

Step 3: Fill out the survey, it only takes 15 minutes!

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 (2016/17): 34,325

  • International Mix (2016/17):

    • Graduate: 39%

    • Undergraduate: 18%

  • Degrees Granted (2016): 7,679

Co-operative Education

  • Co-op work terms (2016/17): 19,188

Faculty and Staff

  • Faculty Members (2016): 1,233
  • Number of Staff (2016): 2,377


  • Tri-Agency Research Awards (2016/17): $52.8M


  • $49.4M raised (2016/17)

Source: Performance Indicators

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