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Some of the major changes implemented after publication of the below GFC documents include:

  • Fall 2011/Winter 2012:  Development of the USRI Reporting System, which includes USRI results from 1999 to present
  • Fall 2010: USRI course evaluation instrument no longer collects student id numbers
  • Spring 2009: First pilot of paper-based USRI evaluation process conducted with selected departments

GFC Approved Report and Recommendations, 1998
This report outlines the USRI and outlines the history of how it was developed and USRI policies follow this document.

Review Committee Report and Recommendations, April 2002
In April 2002, GFC approved the report and recommendations of the USRI review committee. 


Other Ressources

Improving Response Rates for Online Student Course Evaluations. Sept 2014
A literature review outlining strategies and incentives to improve student response rates for online course evaluations. Executive Summary