Academic Engagement and Experiences

These reports focus on academic-related behaviors, self-ratings, beliefs, and experiences. Specifically, reports focus on topics such as obstacles to school work, participation in academic activities, relationships with faculty, and the importance of particular aspects of a research university. 

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Reports and Briefs


Pdf Logo  Report on First Generation Students' Career Aspirations                  

This report summarizes a qualitative study on the ways first generation students utilize community cultural capital to achieve their academic and professional goals. (June 2016)

Pdf Logo  Report on Undergraduate Students' Academic Engagement 

This report summarizes UCLA students’ responses to the Academic Engagement module on the 2006 UCUES, which inquired about their experiences within a research community, participation in academic enhancement activities, interaction with faculty, course involvement, obstacles to academic success, and enrollment in UC Summer Sessions. (May 2015)