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Fall 11-24-2014

Quick Facts

  • Winthrop’s participants - 440 first-year students and seniors - were among students from 622 institutions in the United States whose university experiences were reflected in the 2014 National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) report, “Bringing the Institution Into Focus."
  • Eighty-nine percent of first-year and senior respondents said their college experience was positive, either excellent or good. Studies have consistently found that the more students are actively involved in their learning and campus life, the more successful they are in other areas.