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Surveys and Assessments: College Senior Survey (CSS)

About the College Senior Survey (CSS)

A national survey conducted by the Higher Education Research Institute (HERI), the CSS provides information about the behaviors, attitudes, and experiences of graduating college seniors. The CSS is designed to match the Your First College Year (YFCY) Survey, which allows institutions to examine how students' attitudes and behaviors change during their time at Miami.

Population: Graduating seniors on the Oxford campus (1998 - current year) and regional campuses (beginning in 2014)

Topics: Cognitive growth, affective growth, behaviors, and experiences during the college years

Related Surveys: The CSS is a national survey designed to be paired with the CIRP and YFCY

Years available: 1998, 1999, 2001, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2014

Questionnaire: Available at


Select CSS Results

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2014 College Senior Survey Results - Oxford Campus

Assessment Brief #8: Celebrating Miami! Positive Feedback from Miami University Seniors (Apr. 27, 2005)

Assessment Brief #58: Graduating Seniors' Academic and Co-Curricular Experiences


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