Process and Timeline

NIU sent Data Set to NSSE administrators on October 2011

Invitation to participate in NSSE sent to random sample on February 14, 2012

Follow-up: sent on February 22, 2012

Reminder one: sent on March 1, 2012

Final Reminder: sent on March 29, 2012

Survey Closed: End of Spring 2012 Semester

NIU received results in August 2012

Sharing NIU results with Campus Community Fall 2012 - Spring 2013



To help increase student participation in NSSE, NIU offered eight $100.00 scholarships and one $1,000.00 scholarship, awarded throughout spring of 2012 to randomly selected NSSE participants.

Scholarship Recipients
Mireille Njindam- $1,000 recipient
Patrick Eversole
Cena Finnicum
Michelle King
Bryan Mapula
Christin Okamoto
Megan Pettitt
Ashley Pierce
Jesslyn Truesdale