The University participates in several statewide and national surveys. Survey results are posted on the following links as they become available.
National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)
The annual National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) obtains information from Northeastern freshmen and seniors about their participation in programs and activities. Survey items on the NSSE reflect behaviors by students and institutions that are associated with desired outcomes of college. Profiles of recent Northeastern samples:
NSSE Snapshots provide an overview of key findings related to student engagement at NEIU.
Recent Northeastern Snapshots:
NSSE provides "A Pocket Guide to Choosing a College," available in English and Spanish at NSSE Guide, for prospective college students. The Pocket Guide provides a roadmap of important questions all prospective students should ask about institutions that they might attend, and aligns with NSSE survey items. Answers to those questions from the Northeastern NSSE results:
Northeastern Illinois University Graduating Student Exit Survey
Since December 2016, Northeastern has conducted an Exit Survey of graduating students. The Exit Survey includes questions regarding satisfaction with and preparation by the University and major departments, upcoming career and education plans, use and effectiveness of NEIU services, and interest in staying connected through Alumni Relations. Summary reports for surveys are provided below:
Northeastern Illinois University Alumni Survey
Year Survey is Administered