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Senior Survey

Administered in the latter half of the spring semester, this survey asks seniors about their educational and employment plans, involvement in campus activities, satisfaction with the undergraduate experience, and gains in knowledge and abilities. Cornell has administered the survey to the Classes of 1994, 1998, 2002, 2006, 2010, 2012, 2014, and 2016.

Class of 2016 Senior Survey

A total of 1,505 seniors participated in the 2016 Senior Survey, yielding a response rate of 45%. Click on the “2016 Senior Survey Initial Results” thumbnail on the right to see charts of initial results by college. Complete survey results and a copy of the survey instrument are provided below.

Class of 2014 Senior Survey

A total of 1,474 seniors participated in the 2014 Senior Survey, yielding a response rate of 46%.  The survey results and a copy of the survey instrument are provided below.

Senior Survey Trend Data

To view trends on seniors’ plans for the fall after graduation or trends in satisfaction, click on the thumbnail to the right.  

Class of 2012 Senior Survey

Class of 2010 Senior Survey

Class of 2006 Senior Survey

Class of 2002 Senior Survey

Class of 1998 Senior Survey