Agreed or Yes Responses to
University Survey

How We See Ourselves in 2007:
Student, Faculty, Staff and Alumni views of ULM

 

Agree / Yes Responses
 

Everyone

Faculty

Students

Staff

Alumni
1 ULM is moving forward
97%
96%
97%
97%
97%
2 I am proud of my association with ULM
96%
95%
93%
97%
96%
3 The character of the University is strong
95%
92%
90%
94%
95%
4 ULM fosters an atmosphere of collegiality among administrators, faculty, staff, and students
94%
81%
90%
89%
94%
5 ULM is a compassionate institution
93%
85%
85%
90%
93%
6 ULM students receive a high quality education
96%
95%
92%
96%
96%
7 ULM embraces students, faculty, and staff from different races, cultures, and beliefs
97%
94%
94%
93%
97%
8 I am pleased with the appearance of the campus buildings and grounds
99%
97%
95%
98%
99%
9 ULM faculty members are committed to student learning
98%
96%
91%
95%
98%
10 Faculty academic advising is effective
94%
89%
93%
90%
94%
11 ULM students take their studies seriously
96%
81%
87%
95%
96%
12 Diversity in the classroom is an important part of a college education
91%
93%
90%
95%
91%
13 ULM promotes and markets the university well
90%
88%
88%
89%
90%
14 The ULM Department of Athletics functions well
84%
80%
82%
87%
84%
15 ULM has strong academics compared to other regional peer institutions
90%
88%
89%
 
92%
16 Faculty members are available to students for academic assistance
86%
96%
80%
95%
 
17 Faculty members are available to students for assistance with personal concerns
89%
94%
86%
91%
 
18 Staff members are available to students for assistance with personal concerns
89%
90%
86%
94%
 
19 Parking is not a problem for me
49%
72%
33%
70%
 
20 High ethical standards are observed throughout the university
91%
85%
 
88%
95%
21 I am treated fairly
90%
88%
92%
88%
 
22 I am treated with respect
92%
88%
93%
91%
 
23 We are held accountable for the quality and quantity of work which we produce
95%
93%
 
94%
96%
24 The university administration rewards innovative ideas
87%
79%
 
77%
94%
25 The university administration rewards excellence in service
87%
79%
 
77%
94%
26 The leadership of the university has the courage to make difficult decisions
91%
85%
 
89%
93%
27 Respect for the university continues to increase
93%
92%
 
92%
93%
28 ULM effectively manages its resources
90%
84%
 
88%
94%
29 The student recruitment program is effective
89%
88%
 
91%
89%
30 I understand the goals of the university
85%
84%
 
89%
83%
31 I have confidence in the staff
93%
89%
 
92%
95%
32 I have confidence in the administration
88%
77%
 
87%
93%
33 I have confidence in the President of the university
91%
83%
 
91%
94%
34 ULM has strong research compared to other regional peer institutions
84%
73%
 
 
87%
35 The amount of work I am expected to do is reasonable
82%
73%
 
90%
 
36 There is a spirit of teamwork among the people with whom I work
87%
86%
 
88%
 
37 My department is a good place to work
91%
89%
 
93%
 
38 I have the tools and resources necessary to do my job
83%
79%
 
87%
 
39 I receive constructive feedback about my performance
87%
86%
 
87%
 
40 The person to whom I report values my suggestions
91%
93%
 
89%
 
41 I am trusted to do my job without constant supervision
95%
93%
 
97%
 
42 My contributions to the university are recognized
84%
84%
 
84%
 
43 My level of financial compensation is acceptable
71%
70%
 
71%
 
44 The employment benefits I receive are satisfactory
83%
82%
 
84%
 
45 The promotion and pay raise process at ULM is fair and objective
72%
76%
 
68%
 
46 The university administration rewards excellence in teaching
91%
78%
 
 
95%
47 The university administration rewards excellence in research/scholarly activity
92%
83%
 
 
95%
48 I understand the goals of my department
95%
92%
 
98%
 
49 I have confidence in the faculty
93%
93%
 
 
93%
50 I have confidence in my department head
85%
86%
 
84%
 
51 I have confidence in the vice president for my area
82%
78%
 
86%
 
52 I have confidence in my dean or director
 
90%
 
 
 
53 I have confidence in my elected faculty representatives
 
73%
 
 
 
54 ULM is a good place to work
 
 
 
95%
 
55 ULM is a good university to attend
 
 
92%
 
 
56 Academic expectations are appropriate
 
 
94%
 
 
57 Financial guidance and assistance resources are easily accessible at ULM
 
 
80%
 
 
58 Tutoring or other academic assistance resources are easily accessible at ULM
 
 
92%
 
 
59 I have used the Student Success Center
 
 
51%
 
 
60 I know the name of the Vice President for Student Affairs
 
 
43%
 
 
61 I know the office location of the Vice President for Student Affairs
 
 
34%
 
 
62 I know the name of the ULM President
 
 
96%
 
 
63 I participate in university programs not associated with my major
 
 
51%
 
 
64 I know where the Student Health and Counseling Center is located
 
 
78%
 
 
65 I have attended a play or concert
 
 
71%
 
 
66 I have attended an athletic event
 
 
78%
 
 
67 Alumni have an obligation to contribute to ULM
 
 
 
 
80%
68 ULM values its alumni
 
 
 
 
91%
69 I am involved with a ULM Alumni chapter
 
 
 
 
31%
70 I attend VAPA (Visual and Performing Arts) events
 
 
 
 
15%