Fall 2000 Survey Results by ClassLevelQ4

Q4. Satisfaction with instruction, advising, current housing situation, getting a major, overall academic experience, overall quality of student life on campus, UC Berkeley overall by class level

How satisfied have you been with the quality of the following?

(a) Faculty instruction
Freshmen Sophmores Juniors Seniors TOTAL
Very Dissatisfied 1.7%  2.0%  1.6%  2.6%  2.0%
Dissatisfied 11.3%  10.3%  13.6%  11.0%  11.7%
Satisfied 64.2%  66.7%  58.9%  62.2%  62.6%
Very Satistifed 22.8%  21.0%  25.9%  24.2%  23.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
(b) Graduate student instruction
Freshmen Sophmores Juniors Seniors TOTAL
Very Dissatisfied 2.9%  2.5%  2.7%  5.0%  3.4%
Dissatisfied 16.7%  17.2%  15.2%  21.3%  17.8%
Satisfied 60.5%  62.3%  61.8%  60.9%  61.3%
Very Satistifed 19.9%  18.0%  20.3%  12.8%  17.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
(c) Advising from faculty on academic issues
Freshmen Sophmores Juniors Seniors TOTAL
Very Dissatisfied 3.7%  6.4%  4.8%  6.2%  5.2%
Dissatisfied 29.6%  32.5%  29.0%  30.2%  30.1%
Satisfied 61.8%  57.8%  56.9%  56.1%  58.0%
Very Satistifed 4.9%  3.2% 9.3%  7.6%  6.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
(d) Advising from staff on academic issues
Freshmen Sophmores Juniors Seniors TOTAL
Very Dissatisfied 2.9%  9.3%  5.6%  7.8%  6.3%
Dissatisfied 26.5%  28.7%  27.2%  31.4%  28.6%
Satisfied 65.7%  57.1%  58.7%  52.7%  58.3%
Very Satistifed 4.9%  4.9%  8.5%  8.1%  6.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
(e) Advising from faculty on career or graduate school issues
Freshmen Sophmores Juniors Seniors TOTAL
Very Dissatisfied 4.8%   12.0%  9.9% 9.5%  8.9%
Dissatisfied 38.1%  41.5%  42.2%  37.4%  39.6%
Satisfied 54.4%  45.2%   43.3% 46.2%  47.2%
Very Satistifed 2.7%  1.2%   4.7% 6.9%  4.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
(f) Advising from staff on career or graduate school issues
Freshmen Sophmores Juniors Seniors TOTAL
Very Dissatisfied 5.4% 13.3%  10.1% 10.5%  9.6%
Dissatisfied 39.1% 38.6% 38.0%  39.4%  38.8%
Satisfied 52.8% 46.9% 47.8%  45.8% 48.3%
Very Satistifed 2.7% 1.2% 4.1% 4.3% 3.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
(g) Advising from staff or faculty on personal issues
Freshmen Sophmores Juniors Seniors TOTAL
Very Dissatisfied 8.6%  14.1%   10.0% 16.0% 12.2%
Dissatisfied 33.4% 33.2%  36.3% 32.0%  33.7%
Satisfied 55.0%   50.6% 50.7% 50.0%   51.6%
Very Satistifed 3.0% 2.1% 3.0% 1.9%  2.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
(h) Your current housing situation
Freshmen Sophmores Juniors Seniors TOTAL
Very Dissatisfied 8.2% 19.0% 17.1%   15.9% 14.9%
Dissatisfied 16.4% 22.2% 20.5% 20.4% 19.8%
Satisfied 47.7% 41.7%  42.1%  43.5% 43.9%
Very Satistifed 27.7% 17.1% 20.3%  20.2% 21.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
(i) Getting a major that you wanted
Freshmen Sophmores Juniors Seniors TOTAL
Very Dissatisfied 6.0% 11.0%  7.1% 6.8% 7.4%
Dissatisfied 24.2% 18.8% 13.4%  10.8% 16.2%
Satisfied 51.6% 49.4% 42.3% 40.6%  45.3%
Very Satistifed 18.2% 20.8% 37.3% 41.7% 31.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
(j) Overall academic experience
Freshmen Sophmores Juniors Seniors TOTAL
Very Dissatisfied 0.9% 2.8%  3.2%  2.8% 2.4%
Dissatisfied 14.0% 18.1% 16.1% 15.1% 15.6%
Satisfied 62.4% 61.0% 58.6% 56.0% 59.2%
Very Satistifed 22.8% 18.1% 22.2% 26.0% 22.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
(k) Overall quality of student life on campus
Freshmen Sophmores Juniors Seniors TOTAL
Very Dissatisfied 2.3% 4.4% 4.2% 4.7% 3.9%
Dissatisfied 12.7% 20.2% 17.1% 21.2% 17.8%
Satisfied 55.8% 57.5% 58.9% 56.4% 57.1%
Very Satistifed 29.2% 17.9% 19.7% 17.7% 21.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
(l) UC Berkeley overall
Freshmen Sophmores Juniors Seniors TOTAL
Very Dissatisfied  0.8% 2.0% 2.6% 1.9% 1.8%
Dissatisfied 9.0% 12.9% 12.6% 10.4%  11.1%
Satisfied 55.4% 58.6% 55.5% 59.0% 57.1%
Very Satistifed 34.7% 26.5% 29.2% 28.8% 30.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

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