EWU Freshman Profile
Interesting Facts about our Freshmen
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EWU Freshman Profile
This page contains links to data that relate directly to who our freshmen are, what they think and what they hope to achieve. Data are from a variety of internal data sources, including Banner student data, the EWU Common Data Set and survey data.
First-time Full-time Freshman Diversity, Fall 2012
Official statistics as of the 10th day of fall 2012 quarter.
Freshman Incoming Characteristics, Fall 2000- Fall 2012
First-time entering freshman longitudinal SAT and high school GPA, Fall 2000 - 2011 and High School GPA breakdown for Fall 2002 - 2012.
Freshman Majors of Interest Fall 2012
Students must formally declare their majors by their junior year. This list reflects both incoming student declared majors and majors of interest.
Incoming Freshman Surveys
2010 CIRP survey profile of EWU Freshmen
Note: Although this survey is representative of the attitudes and beliefs of our incoming freshmen, the demographic results do not match actual Banner data. For accurate demographic data of our freshman population, please refer to reports based on Banner data, such as the First-time Full-time Freshman Diversity report above.
- 2010 CIRP Executive Summary with National Norm Comparison
- 2010 CIRP Analysis of Data: Items of Interest
A survey of freshman perceptions, 2009
This document contains a list of statements that our Freshmen agreed or disagreed with regarding their experiences at EWU. The survey was administered by the Office of Institutional Research, Demography & Assessment in late winter and early spring of 2009 and the questions were created by an external researcher for a Lumina grant. Agreement was determined by the mean of the responses to each question within a 4 point likert scale: "Strongly Disagree", "Disagree", "Agree" or "Strongly Agree". Statistics are not included in order to focus on the general perceptions of our freshman. Specific data are available from the Office of Institutional Research for those that are interested in the statistical details.
2008 Beginning College Survey of Student Expectations (BCSSE) Full report
The BCSSE measures entering first-year students' pre-college academic and co-curricular experiences, as well as their expectations and attitudes for participating in educationally purposeful activities during the first college year.
BCSSE Expectations Summary- A summary of student expectations regarding frequency and time spent on activities, academic preparation, the importance of college environment and grade expectations.
BCSSE 08 Expectations Matched with NSSE 09 Experiences
The document compares the actual reported high school experiences of our 2008 freshman cohort with the college expectations of these students upon entering EWU and their actual experiences during their first year at EWU. Data limitations: only 98 students (22%) of the original 2008 BSSE sample took the 2009 NSSE. The comparison is based only on data provided by these 98 respondents.