NSS 2014: Three league tables in one

I wanted to share some work we have been doing on students’ union satisfaction scores from NSS Q23. First of all a quick ‘then and now’ comparison… The ‘long tail’ of SU scores is now 63%, more than 2012’s 56%, and 3X the university scoring range of about 20%. This is the national equivalent of […]

NSS 2014: SU’s League Table

As with previous years I have put together the full list of NSS Q23 satisfaction scores for each HE union. The full table is below along with scores from the previous two years. This year’s results are more informative than previous years as we can now start to identify trends and develop more accurate insights into […]

NSS 2014: Don’t judge me. Or do.

UWE, November 1995. I’ll never forget the moment. I was getting my first undergraduate essay back, all sweaty palmed and full of feverish expectation as I snatched the folder from the administrator to see how I’d been judged. Marked. Assessed. Ranked. 45 was the mark. And the comment? “Spend less time working in the bar […]