Student Services Assessment

Sample SLOs

Objective: To facilitate opportunities for the academic, personal, and social development of students.


  1. By the time they graduate, students will be satisfied with the student counseling center.


  2. By the time they graduate, most students will have participated in one student organization or club.


  3. By the time they graduate, students will recognize diversity amongst the student population and identify and provide support for needs of different student groups.


  4. By the time they graduate, students will demonstrate social awareness and historical perspective to thrive in a changing world.

Sample Student Services SLO from Jerry Rudman's presentation (used with his permission)


Student Services Resources

College Student Experiences Questionnaire

Community College Survey of Student Engagement

Educational Testing Service (ETS)

National Center for Higher Education Management Systems (NCHEMS)

National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)


The Student Learning Imperative: Implications for Student Affairs

Upcraft, M.L. & Schuh, J.H. (1996). Assessment in student affairs: A guide for practitioners. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.